Advocacy

“Hill Day” at the National Council on Aging Conference in Washington, DC on June 19, 2019 

Thank you to the North Carolina Delegation who educated our NC Congressional representatives about their work in NC to help seniors age with health, security, and independence.

 

How can you advocate for falls prevention? Check out these resources!

INVITE NEW STAKEHOLDERS TO COALITION MEETINGS! SHARE THESE FLYERS IN YOUR NETWORKS!

                                                     

State and Regional Coalitions Flyer

State Coalition Flyer

Regional Coalition Flyer (can be modified for each regional coalition to add local contact information)

 

Can I advocate? Read this great tip sheet from Safe States and visit: https://www.safestates.org/page/PolicyTools

National Council on Aging Advocacy Toolkit

US Senate Special Committee on Aging Report October 2019 – Falls Prevention: National, State, and Local Solutions to Better Support Seniors

NCFPC Steering Committee letter to the US Senate Special Committee on Aging.

Infographic of NC evidence-based falls prevention program data from 2014 – June 2019.

Increase your Coalition Membership.