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A QUESTION OF BALANCE TO KEEP IN VINCENNES

A Matter of Balance is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among the elderly. Participants learn to set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and learn simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Generations’ A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls will be offered at the University of Vincennes Green Activities Center, 120 W. Harrison St., starting March 30 and continuing every Tuesday through May 18. from 1-3 pm This 8-week program is offered free of charge, but pre-registration is required. Stitches are limited and masks are needed! A workbook will be provided and refreshments will be served. For more information or to register, contact Cathy Jones at 812-888-5159 or by email at cjone171@vinu.edu.

GENERATIONS TO OFFER AN ONLINE CHRONIC DISEASE SELF-MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

According to the National Council on Aging, about 80% of seniors have at least one chronic disease and 68% have at least two. Many adults with conditions like arthritis, asthma, diabetes, lung disease, heart disease, stroke, osteoporosis, and others have a hard time finding ways to manage their condition. Generations will offer a free six-week online course, Living a …

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