Fall Risk & Prevention Program

(Opportunity to participate in a UNCW research project)

April 2 – Aug. 1

You will receive a comprehensive assessment on the UNCW campus including:

  • Balance assessment using a certified Balance Machine 

  • Medication review 

  • Home safety assessment tool 


Also included: 


  • Safety strategies 

  • Personal attention and training 

  • Group activities (you will be assigned to one of three groups, but all groups will receive A Matter of Balance training)


For more information or to make your initial appointment, contact Donna DePompeis at 910.962.3317 or depompeisd@uncw.edu

Space is limited. Not appropriate for those who have difficulty standing or have experienced tremors.