Starr Sutherland, Jr. Post 227 of The American Legion
14521—17th Ave NE, Shoreline 98155
King County Veterans Program is hosting a virtual Reboot/Recruit Veteran Career Fair. The fair, which is open to veterans, servicemembers and their families, will be held from 9:00am to 12:00pm on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with the following employers: Amazon Web Services, Bureau of Prisons, City of Seattle, Columbia Distributing, G4S, Pierce County, Salesforce, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Tacoma Screw, Transwest, Veterans Health Administration & Veteran Benefits Administration and Washington State Employment Security Department.
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Falls Prevention Awareness Week September 20-24
National Falls Prevention Awareness Week occurs every year the third week of September to raise awareness about the impact of falls among older adults, promote the message that most falls are preventable and offer practical solutions to prevent falls. This year for Falls Prevention Awareness Week, the King County Veterans, Seniors, and Human Services Levy (VSHSL), City of Seattle’s Aging and Disability Services, Sound Generations and several local community-based organizations are teaming up to spread the word about how to prevent falls!
Join us for two virtual events. Events are open to all.
Monday, September 20, 3:00-4:00pm – VSHSL Grantee Fall Prevention Programs in King County: This presentation, facilitated by Sound Generations, will showcase a few local fall prevention programs funded by VSHSL. These exercise and education programs help improve participants’ strength, stability, and awareness of falls.
Wednesday, September 22, 2:30-3:30pm – Medication Management and Falls Prevention Panel: This panel will feature medical professionals working in a range of fields talking about the intersection between medications and falls and how medication management programs can effectively address falls.
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