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Celebrate Senior Center Month with activities designed to increase safety

Blog Post created by lisabraxton Employee on Sep 4, 2019

Older adults exercising

 

September is National Senior Center Month. The National Institute of Senior Centers is celebrating by highlighting the theme: Senior Centers: The Key to Aging Well. This year’s theme was chosen to highlight how senior centers share knowledge, programming, and resources that make a different in the lives of older adults.

One resource that can be beneficial to senior centers and those who frequent them is NFPA’s Remembering When: A Fire and Fall Prevention Program for Older Adults. In such a target-rich environment, public educators, health educators and volunteers can present the program to dozens of individuals at a time. While Senior Centers are being highlighted is a great time to bring into focus programming to enhance their quality of life.

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