North Simcoe Muskoka Specialized Geriatric Services

Site: Barrie - Cundles Rd

Service: Seniors CARE Exercise Program

Description
Description (Service) Group exercise classes 2 times/week for 12 weeks with a focus on balance, coordination, upper and lower extremity strengthening * each class is 2 hours, with time dedicated to exercise, cognitive stimulation and education * delivered by Registered Kinesiologists with access to a SGS Physiotherapist  
 
Offered in partnership with Barrie Community Health Centre, Couchiching Family Health Team and the North Simcoe Family Health Team
Service Details
Hours Vary
Areas Served Barrie - and area ; Midland - and area ; Orillia - and area ; Penetanguishene - and area
Eligibility Frail Older Adults (Clinical Frailty Scale 4-6) * must have medical clearance to participateand must meet the following criteria: 
* recent loss of functional ability, including decline in one or more ADLs/ IADLs related to medical condition or life event 
* at risk for admission into long-stay LTCH bed or hospitalization, as result of the functional loss 
* has potential to regain some/all of the functional loss through participation in the classes 
* has cognitive ability to participate/follow instructions 
* tolerance to participate and willingness/ability to attend classes 
 
Priority is given to those meeting the eligibility criteria and being discharged from Acute Care of the Elderly (ACE) beds, Complex 
Continuing Care (CCC) beds, Convalescent Care Program (CCP) beds and patients of the SGS program
Application Call or email
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
190 Cundles Rd E, Suite 205
Barrie, ON L4M 4S5
 
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Central Intake 705-417-2192
Toll Free Phone Central Intake 1-866-594-0010
Fax 705-792-4614
E-Mail sgscentralintake@nsmsgs.ca
Website www.nsmsgs.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/NSM_SGS
Primary Contact Susan French, Communictions Officer; Email: information@nsmsgs.ca
Primary Executive Sandra Easson-Bruno, Director; Phone: 705-417-2192 ext 102; Email: seasson-bruno@nsmsgs.ca

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