This service is available to community members who are in their senior years, are at a risk for falls, and/or living with a chronic health condition. The Age Well team consists of a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist and a Physiotherapist. In partnership with the client, the team provides practical tools, knowledge, and skills clients need for safe and independent mobility in their homes and community and to optimize their management of chronic health conditions. Some of the programs and services included are home safety assessments, exercise programs, support groups and a grab bar program. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 2.
Have you had your blood pressure checked? Performed by a Registered Nurse, these clinics are available at various locations and events throughout Chatham-Kent. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 131.
Facilitated by a Physiotherapist, the aim of this program is to promote the self-management and prevention of chronic health conditions including diabetes through education and safe exercise. This program runs for 12 weeks and is customized to the level of fitness of the participants. For more information, please call 519-397-5455 ext. 2.