Welcome to the Pierce County Fall Prevention Coalition!
Our Mission Is To Reduce Falls At Home, At Work, And In The Community Of Pierce County
We Accomplish Our Goals Through Public Education, Advocacy, Networking, And Resource Education. We Are A Coalition Of Diverse Professionals With Backgrounds In Health And Fitness, And Providers Within Our Pierce County Community.
Aging Wisely: Fall Prevention
Presented by Falls Free and Pierce County Human Services
Aging Wisely: Fall Prevention is a special television program produced by the Pierce County Fall Prevention Coalition and sponsored by Pierce County Human Services about preventing falls in daily life. Hosted by former KING TV anchor Dennis Bounds, the program introduces us to doctors and safety experts who have important tips to share. Plus, see a few exercises that can be done standing or sitting at home, or with an exercise class. The good news - everyone is capable of preventing a fall.
KBTC (Comcast channels 12 or 3, Click channel 503 or 3, Rainier Connect channel 10)
In partnership with Pierce County Television and for Fall Prevention Week, September 20-24, 2021, KBTC will air Aging Wisely: Fall Prevention a local 30-minute television program on Monday, 9/20 at 9:30am and Wednesday, 9/22 at 9:30am following Sit and Be Fit, and Friday 9/24 7pm in place of Rick Steves Europe that week.
PCTV (Comcast channel 20, Click channel 522 or 22, Rainier Connect channel 513 or 20, or online on the PCTV website: https://piercecountytv.org/1305/Aging-Wisely) starting September 20, 2021, at these weekly times:
|Monday 6:30 am||Wednesday & Saturday 7:00 pm|
|Tuesday 8:00 am||Friday 10:30 pm|
The program is also airing now online on YouTube: https://youtu.be/qBwh7zgwC_g.