NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release SAN FERNANDO, Calif. (Oct. 24, 2017)— U.S. Administration for Community Living (ACL) awarded Partners In Care Foundation (Partners) an $850,000 federal grant to help reduce serious risk factors associated with chronic pain or diabetes through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) programs. This grant enables Partners to provide evidence based programs that reduce serious risks related to diabetes and chronic pain in areas with high-incidences of preventable suffering. Partners is one of eight organizations across the nation to receive funding. Both diabetes and chronic pain impose a ...
October 24, 2017Daylyn Presley
NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release SAN FERNANDO, Calif. (Oct. 5, 2017) —The U.S. Administration for Community Living (ACL) has awarded Partners in Care Foundation (Partners) a $600,000 grant to scale and sustain evidence-based falls prevention programs aimed at reducing fall-related injuries and fear of falling among older adults, especially those with disabilities. Falls impose a challenging burden on injured people and the healthcare system making prevention efforts critical. Although fall risk increases with age, many falls are preventable. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that every 14 seconds ...
October 5, 2017Daylyn Presley