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VON Hamilton

Site: Burlington Locations

Service: Falls Prevention and Exercise Classes

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-529-0700
Toll Free Phone 1-888-866-8515
Website von.ca/en/von-care/smart-exercise-and-fall-prevention-classes
Social Media LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/von-canada/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/von_canada
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Falls Prevention Classes  
Free community program focusing on strength, balance, flexibility and endurance in an effort to reduce the risk of falling 
* registration required but no referral necessary  
* program is 12 weeks in length and consists of two exercise classes a week 
* program is taught by a regulated healthcare professional (Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, RN, RPN or RKin) 
* held at multiple community locations 
 
Exercise Classes  
Free program designed to help seniors stay healthy, safe and strong and promote improved balance, improved strength with prevention of muscle loss, maintenance of strong bones and increased overall independence 
* registration required but no referral necessary  
* program offered 48 weeks per year  
* taught by non-regulated professionals (Occupational Therapist Assistant, Physiotherapist Assistant, or Certified Fitness Instructor)  
* held at multiple community locations
Hours Program times vary, contact for information
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
or people under 60 with mobility issues * all eligible members of the public are welcome, do not need to be resident of retirement home but must have own transportation and be able to participate in group settings
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Map provided for geocoding purposes only to locate services in Burlington ON. Map does not point to specific class location
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o VON Hamilton 
414 Victoria Ave N, Suite M2 
Hamilton, ON L8L 5G8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs ; Therapeutic Exercise ~ Older Adults

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