Stepping On Background Information

Check out this terrific 8-minute video produced by one of our New York licensees, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System and Focus on Health TV. Thanks to Lori Ginsberg, RN, MA, a Stepping On Master Trainer and the Coordinator of Public Health Initiatives at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health in New York for sharing!

 

Fact Sheet for Stepping On (PDF) 10.4.16


Quick Overview of the Stepping On Program (PDF)

Promotional Materials customizable brochures and flyers
 

 

Research Articles and Bibliography:

Article from the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2004-by Dr. Lindy Clemson
Review this article descrribing the original research supporting Stepping On.


Articles

Avoiding Falls Means Honest Talk and New Skills for Older Adults (customizable)

Preventing Falls Gives Family Caregivers Renewed Confidence, Strength (customizable)

 

Falls Death Rates for Older Adults in Wisconsin Among the Highest in the Nation, Prevention Allies Intensify Efforts 

 

Materials

County-level falls data for Wisconsin

Falls Presentation PowerPoint

Governor's Falls Awareness Month Proclamation

 

Stepping On PowerPoint Presentation Geared toward health care professionals/partners.

Stepping On PowerPoint Presentation Geared toward community partners, students, etc. This experiential presentation is used where interaction is desired.