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A Matter of Balance Fall Prevntion Class (Pike Co.) (Session 6 of 8)
Thursday, June 27, 2013, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Pike County Agency for Developmental Disabilities
900 Independence Drive, Bowling Green MO map...
A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. This program utilizes volunteer coaches to teach the eight two-hour sessions.
Identify habits participants may have that put them at risk for falls. Identify how those risks can be reduced or removed. Examine thoughts that help changes these habitual behaviors and shift to positive and helpful thinking for change.
Call the Pike County Extension Center at 573-324-5464 to register. Space is limited to 25 people.