- Gunnison Valley Health Hospital - Two hospital staff (Ginny Wolfe and Carla Fanciullo) are trained in both Stepping On and Tai Chi:Moving for Better Balance. They started their first Stepping On class Sept. 27 and they are planning to start the Tai Chi program within the next 2 months, partnering with the local community center.
- Mt San Rafael Hospital - After getting three staff trained (Terri Coombs, Mike Fytte, and Yvone Romero) they started their first Stepping On class in August with 12 participants. They plan to run the next class in January 2017 and plan to run a minimum of two classes each year.
- Aurora Fire Rescue started their first Stepping on class September 8 at Station 11. Cynthia Wells, from Community Relations,is working with University of Colorado Hospital staff to lead the classes. University Hospital is also holding Stepping On classes at Station 11, and has more planned for Nov and January.
For more information on Older Adult Falls Prevention go to the Older Adult Falls Coalition website or the Colorado Falls Prevention webpage.