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Mt. Airy – A Matter of Balance

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Date(s) - 02/27/2018 - 04/17/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Reeves Community Center


Event Phone:   336-786-8313

Description:   A Matter of Balance is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. This program includes eight two hour sessions for a small group led by two trained facilitators. This is a nationally recognized program that was developed at the Royal Center at Boston University. During the class, participants learn to: 1) View falls as controllable, 2) set goals for increasing activity, 3) make changes to reduce fall risk at home, and 4) exercise to increase strength and balance.

Dates:   8 sessions – 1 x  week – Tuesdays – February 27, March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 3, 10 and 17, 2018

Time:   10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Contact:   Kasey Summers    336-786-8313

Last Day to Register Online:   February 23, 2018

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