The Stepping On program offers older people a way of reducing falls and at the same time increasing self confidence in situations where they are at risk of falling. The program incorporates a group setting plus individualized follow-up. It covers a range of issues, including falls and risk, strength and balance exercises, home hazards, safe footwear, vision and falls, safety in public places, community mobility, coping after a fall, and understanding how to initiate a medication review.teach people how to do an a#39;audita#39; of their shoes for safety and to know the safety features to keep in mind when buying ... What could you do to make a leather sole safer? Scoring with a file or using the non-slip rubber solution are two options.
|Author||:||Lindy Clemson, Megan Swann|
|Publisher||:||Sydney University Press - 2008|