An initiative of The N.C. Center for Health & Wellness at UNC Asheville | Statement of Compassion & Inclusion

Falls Prevention Awareness

For information on how to prevent falls and on our statewide falls prevention work, please visit the NC Falls Prevention Coalition page.

North Carolina will celebrate Falls Prevention Awareness Week September 17 -23, 2023!

Falls Prevention Awareness Day will be on Friday, September 22, 2023, the first day of Fall.

Please visit our map and listing of statewide events for Falls Prevention Awareness Week HERE!


Check out our new website, for resources on how to prevent falls and save lives! is a project of the NC Center for Health and Wellness and the NC Falls Prevention Coalition.