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Event Series Event Series: Stepping On Leader Training

Stepping On Leader Training

January 24 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


Tuesday, January 23rd — Wednesday, January 24th 8:30 a.m.– 5 p.m.

About Stepping On :
Stepping On is an evidence-based fall prevention program facilitated by trained leaders to help older adults learn fall prevention strategies and improve balance and strength to reduce fall risk and increase fall prevention behaviors. The program is tailored to older adults living independently and willing to work in a group dynamic. The workshop runs for 7 weeks and meets once a week for 2 hours. Leaders facilitate discussions and provide resources. Stepping On covers a range of topics including fear of falling, home hazards, community safety, safe footwear and clothing, coping after a fall and how vision and medication play a role in balance.

Ability to team facilitate: Each agency/organization should have a minimum of 2 trained leaders which may include nurses, physical or occupational therapists, trauma, emergency or wellness staff, EMT’s, firefighters or community partners who work with older adults; Willingness to learn the Stepping On techniques and assist older adults to identify and solve their fall risks; Enthusiasm to work with older adults and make a difference in their lives.

Registration Information:
Cost: $160 Lunch and snacks included. To register or for more information: Email Lori Morgan at [email protected].

Please register by Friday, December 22nd. There will be 2 hours worth of videos you will need to watch in the weeks before the in-person class at your own pace.


January 24
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Grand River Health
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Grand River Health
501 Airport Rd
Rifle, CO 81650 United States
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