This page provides basic information about the importance of fall prevention, policy strategies for the community in preventing falls, data on the cost of falls in Napa Valley and press releases about the Napa Fall Prevention Program and Coalition.
StopFalls Napa Valley Presentation
Brief PowerPoint presentation about falls in Napa Valley, fall prevention, StopFalls Napa Valley prevention strategy and the Coalition. StopFAlls Community Presentation (pdf)
Facts About Falls
This site provides some basic facts about falls.
Prevention of Falls in the Elderly Population
This booklet discusses the role of the community in fall prevention including policies and practices. Prevention of Falls in Elderly Population (pdf)
National Council on Aging: http://www.ncoa.org/
Area Agency on Aging Serving Napa and Solano: http://www.aaans.org/