The North Carolina Falls Prevention works to reduce the number of injuries and deaths from falls using the following strategies:
and strengthening regional/local falls prevention coalitions.
and disseminating evidence based falls prevention programs.
access, timeliness and understanding of falls prevention data.
that each community or county has an array of resources essential for falls
and communicating with key constituencies about falls prevention.
relationships with key new partners in NC.
policy as a prevention tool.
For more information about what we are working on, please review the 2012-2013 NCFPC Action Plan