Polk County Health Department

Fall Prevention Videos

An Overview of Fall Prevention

Medication and Falls

Vision and Falls

In Home Fall Hazards

Outside The Home Fall Hazards

Preventing Falls by Exercising 

A series of brief videos by the Iowa Falls Prevention Coalition that describe how falls impact older adults and adults with disabilities, common fall risks and tips to reduce those risks and prevent falls from occurring. The videos were developed with funding from the ACL's Administration on Aging. More information on the Iowa Falls Prevention Coalition can be found here: https://idph.iowa.gov/falls-prevention. 


Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300
Email:
healthdept@polkcountyiowa.gov


Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314