"Por favor, não caia" ("Please, Don't Fall") is a healthy-ageing community intervention project implemented in the Azores Islands.
The main goal of the project is to prevent falls and maintain or improve the functional abilities of the ageing population of Angra do Heroismo (Terceira Island) and Santa Cruz do Graciosa (Graciosa Island).
Its practical implementation is done through physical and water exercise sessions that take place twice a week, as well as monthly health education workshops.
During the European Year 2012, the following specific actions will be taking place:
All actions will be coordinated by the "Please, Don't Fall" team with the support of the local authorities.
Pnf-Chi Institute is active on the field of physiotherapy care, continuous education, consultancy and all services related to this field of healthcare.
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