Health Promotion

Senior Connections offers several health promotion evidence-based workshops, that can help you maintain your independence and help manage your life. 


Workshops are being offered free or for a minimal donation for materials for Douglas County residents.


If you are interested in participating in one of these programs, please contact Ciara at Senior Connections 715-394-3611 or email Ciara at caregiver@seniorconnectionswi.org

See descriptions of currently offered programs below.

 

 

Please consider joining indiGO for this in-person event. They are so happy to have this opportunity to strengthen community ties, provide accessibility education and support, and to collaborate on solutions.

Please join us, starting July 9th we will kick off our “Brighter Days Ahead” general support group.

This will be a place for you to come, have some coffee and just talk about what has been on your mind. This group is open to all, at no cost.

-Tuesday mornings, 9am-10am *Second Tuesday of the month*

                Following we also have…

                Tai Chi from 10am-11am

                Lunch at 11:30am *60+ and you will need to sign up 24 hours in advance*

-Lew Martin Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave, Superior WI 54880

-Contact Ciara for more information or questions 715-394-3611

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much” -Helen Keller

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Events at the Lew Martin Senior Center, 1527 Tower Avenue in Superior

Exercise Class Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:15am-10:15, .50 cents

Tai Chi Class Tuesday & Thursday, 10:00am-11:00am, FREE

Questions?  Call 715-394-3644

 

MATTER OF BALANCE---COMING SOON!!
Reduces the fear of falling and increases activity levels in older adults.  Participants learn to view falls and fear of falling as controllable, set realistic goals for increased activity, change their living space to reduce fall risks, and promote exercise to increase strength and balance.

 

POWERFUL TOOLS FOR CAREGIVERS---COMING SOON!!!
Balance your life and take care of yourself by learning to reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, locate helpful resources, and increase ability to make tough decisions.