Engaging Communications Departments
If you work in an organization that has a communications department, connect with them early to discuss the importance of being involved in the Fall Prevention Month campaign from the perspective of your entire organisation.
Here are some tips to help you engage with your communications department colleagues so they can help you raise awareness of fall prevention during the Fall Prevention Month campaign.
How to Use Hashtags
Hashtags are one of the most important ways to encourage engagement across a number of platforms. This tip sheet discusses how to use hashtags for three different social media platforms.
How to Host a Webinar
There are various platforms you can use to host a webinar. Learning how to host a webinar will be especially helpful if you are planning to run an activity in a virtual setting this year!
Social Media Best Practices
Social media is an effective way to share information with people to help spread the message about fall prevention and the Fall Prevention Month campaign. This is a quick overview of social media best practices.
How to Use Instagram Stories and Facebook Live
Instagram Sotries and Facebook Live are great tools to engage your audience and promote the Fall Prevention Month campaign.
News Release Tips
Download the PDF below for tips on how to engage the media during Fall Prevention Month. The document includes an example news release and links to previous articles that you can draw from when creating your own news releases.