Engaging American Indian/Alaska Native Elders in Falls Prevention Programs

The ‘Engaging American Indian/Alaska Native Elders in Falls Prevention Programs’ tip sheet provides an overview of the issue of falls among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) elders. It discusses evidence-based strategies for reducing falls and falls risks and numerous suggestions for collaborating with tribes. The tip sheet also highlights falls prevention best practices in four tribal communities and ways to connect with other state and local falls prevention initiatives.