Get help to prevent falls and injuries in your home

The Community and Home Injury Prevention Program for Seniors (CHIPPS) is a fall prevention and education program.

What to do

Submit a Referral Form to

If you can't complete the online form then call us:  628-206-7695.

We will schedule an in-home safety assessment with you.


Our injury-prevention specialist will come to your home and determine your safety needs.  If you need safety items, we can provide:

  • night lights
  • bathmats
  • kitchen timers
  • grabber tools

If you meet income eligibility, we can arrange free home safety modifications.  Please see referral form for income eligibility.  For those not income-eligible for home safety modifications we provide low-cost, reputable resources.

Home modifications may include installation of:

  • grab bars
  • handrails
  • shower chairs
  • toilet rails

Installations require a signed property owner authorization.

CHIPPS Brochures & Resources

Falls and injuries are preventable

Falls are a threat to the health of older adults and can reduce their ability to remain independent. There are simple ways to reduce falls and injuries and ensure safety of older adults in their homes.

Get help


CHIPPS Message Line

Please leave a message and we will call you back within 2-4 business days.

Last updated May 24, 2024