Home and Community Safety Tools

Home and community safety tools help reduce barriers to mobility and improve safety.

Check for Safety: A Home Fall Prevention Checklist for Older Adults (CDC, 1999). The checklist asks about hazards found in each room of your home. For each hazard, the checklist tells you how to fix the problem. At the end of the checklist, you will find other tips for preventing falls.

U.S. Fall Prevention Programs for Seniors: Selected Programs Using Home Assessment and Modification (CDC 2000)

Fall Prevention at Home brochure (VA)

Hip Protector Informatinon (VA)

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