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The S.W.F.P. offers comprehensive Health Support services, including health
education seminars, health screening/wellness programs, nutrition, health
assessment/referrals and a fitness program. Our goal is to empower individuals
55 and over with a sense of dignity and promote a healthy lifestyle.
TYPES OF PROGRAMS
Health education seminars provide an opportunity to communicate positive
behaviors and information that enhance overall quality of life. Current topics
include fall prevention, vision health, cardiology, podiatry, cholesterol,
medication management, and many more critical and relevant health topics. Our
speakers include highly recognized and dedicated medical professionals and
community experts. The senior center offers weekly health seminars.
The S.W.F.P recognizes the importance of preventative health care screenings for
the senior population. Our goal is to facilitate accessible health services to
vulnerable, isolated, and low-income seniors residing in our community. A
multitude of health screenings are offered, including but not limited to:
Mammograms, Bone Density, and Hearing Level diagnostics. Our health screenings
are sponsored by local and regional medical institutions and community health
programs. In addition, staff nurse is available to provide blood pressure
screenings, weight monitoring and medication consultations.
Our fitness program offers diverse health classes that accommodate all levels of
physical fitness. Classes included: Water Aerobics, Chair Exercise, Yoga, Tai
Chi, Line Dance and Jazzercise. Instructors and staff are dedicated to teaching
skills that promote physical activity and reduce sedentary time.