One of the community service work programs for the physiotherapy undergraduate study program was carried out on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at Takalar with the activity title “Knowing Fall Risk and Proper Physiotherapy Handling for Healthy Older Persons at the Batara Sabintang Takalar Foundation”. The activity was attended by several elderly people. This program was implemented because of the lack of immediate treatment and assistance for the elderly. This activity also aims to provide appropriate education for elderly patients who are vulnerable to the risk of falling.
The programs carried out in this activity are gymnastics for the elderly and healthy heart exercises, counseling on the risk of falling for the elderly, education on physiotherapy exercises for the risk of falling for the elderly and distribution of masks and basic necessities The participants who attended were very enthusiastic.