September marks National Fall Prevention Month. Older adults and individuals with limited mobility are at a higher risk of experiencing falls in their homes, but there are products that can help reduce the risk of falls and improve your safety in your home. Today, we are going to share with you the top tips and products to fall-proof your home and stay safe for years to come.  

Top Products 


Walking canes and four-point canes with offset handles can provide support and stability throughout your day, allowing you to walk around safely and independently.  


Walkers are the perfect solution for adding safety and assistance when completing everyday activities. Walkers are extremely easy to use and our walker options are durable and lightweight, making them even more convenient to use.  

Lift Chairs 

Add comfort and safety to your home with a lift chair. Lift chairs can assist with seating and standing transitions, making them stress-free and safe!  

Long-Handled Folding Reachers

Reachers are a great option for individuals who struggle with bending down and reaching for or grabbing items. Reachers eliminate the need for you to overextend yourself, reducing your risk of falling.  

Non-Skid Socks 

Non-skid socks are comfortable and designed with soft materials to help prevent falls on slippery or wet surfaces.  


Experience safe maneuverability indoors and outdoors with a scooter. Our scooter options come in both 3-wheel and 4-wheel options.  

Elevated Toilet Seats 

Many falls happen in the bathroom because of the slippery surfaces, so incorporating bathroom safety products is a must when fall-proofing your home! An elevated toilet seat provides support and stability when sitting and rising.  

Suction Grab Bars  

Suction grab bars are perfect for adding safety as they are versatile and can be placed in any room in the home, but are often used to make the bathroom a safer space as you age in place.  


Tips To Fall Proof Your Home 

  1. Always Keep Your Floors Clutter-Free 
  2. Use Adequate Lighting Throughout Your Home 
  3. Clean Up Spills Immediately to Avoid Slippery Surfaces 
  4. Keep Items You Need in Close Reach  
  5. Replace Scatter Rugs with Non-Slip Mats  

Fall-proofing your home can be easily done with these top tips and products! At ThedaCare, we prioritize your safety, so we offer reliable and easy-to-use products that can enhance your safety in your home. If you have any questions about any of our products, please contact us or browse our online catalog to view our entire selection!