NC Falls Prevention Awareness Week

North Carolina will celebrate Falls Prevention Awareness Week (FPAW)

September 18-22, 2023! 

Click HERE to learn more about 2023 FPAW Resources, such as the Placemat Contest, Lunch and Learn Webinar Seriesand NCOA webinar/toolkit.

Image result for fall leaf icon png

Click HERE to post your events and/or to see a map and listing of FPAW events to be held across North Carolina in 2023.


Check your fall risk online: Falls Free Check-up

Click HERE for the Spanish version! Pincha en este ENLACE.

You can choose to receive the results via email to share with family members, health care providers, pharmacists, etc.! The results include specific steps that you can take to prevent falls.

The CDC Stay Independent Risk Assessment brochure is available in English and in Spanish. Click HERE for Spanish version: Mantenga su independencia. 


NC Falls Prevention Awareness Week Placemat Contest:

Click HERE to see the NC FPAW Placemat Contest Entries