Fall Prevention Workshop at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

The far-reaching effects of falls make fall prevention an important topic for all!  Falls are associated with increased injury and loss of mobility.  Learn realistic, efficient and effective solutions to address falls.

Presented by a nurse from Unity Healthcare

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  1. Lisa McQuilkin
  2. 9084648373
  3. lisa.mcquilkin@thesay.org
Thu, October 17
12:15 pm — 1:15 pm
Add to My Calendar 10/17/2019 12:15pm 10/17/2019 1:15pm America/New_York Fall Prevention Workshop at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

The far-reaching effects of falls make fall prevention an important topic for all! Falls are associated with increased injury and loss of mobility. Learn realistic, efficient and effective solutions to address falls.

Presented by a nurse from Unity Healthcare

550 Springfield Avenue Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Berkeley Heights YMCA

550 Springfield Avenue
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

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