Innovative Approaches to Falls Prevention in Wisconsin Communities

Thanks to all who were able to join us today for the the Falls Free Wisconsin Coalition’s Innovative Approaches to Falls Prevention in Wisconsin Communities webinar. We hope you found ideas that you can adapt and/or replicate in your area. A big thanks to our speakers:   

Mike Stanley, Oshkosh Fire Department  Mike gave an overview of the Oshkosh Fire Department’s falls prevention efforts including the Mugs For Rugs program. See the OFD’s falls prevention paper and action plan below. 

Ashley Hillman, Safe Communities Dane County
Ashley shared information and lessons learned from the Dane County Falls Prevention Taskforce’s Only Leaves Should Fall falls prevention event series.

Lt. Shauna Walesh, Green Bay Metro Fire Department
Shauna discussed the Brown County Falls Prevention Partnership, their local Freedom from Falls event, and JotForm referral tool.

If you missed all or part of the webinar or want to listen along again, please check out the recording at right. Feel free to share with your colleagues

Thank you, sponsors!