South Niagara Health and Wellness Centre

The South Niagara Health and Wellness Centre offers free rehabilitation, wellness programs and community resource connections to help older adults remain safe and independent in their own home.

Services

Services are focused on helping seniors achieve optimal mobility, function and independence. The team works with participants to set goals and develop a treatment plan tailored to individual needs .

The program provides opportunities for seniors to:

  • Build strength, balance and confidence through exercise
  • Socialize with others who are motivated to staying healthy, safe and strong
  • Learn about health and wellness
  • Learn about resources available to support independence and health
  • Interact with students through classroom and clinic experiences

The program combines both ambulatory rehabiliation and wellness programming up to 12 weeks.

There is no cost to attend this program.

Eligibility

The program is available to older adults who are medically and physically stable. Participants must:

  • Reside in Ontario
  • Possess a valid health card number
  • Be able to transfer independently or with one person assisting

Location

Testimonials

I feel like the staff and students really want us to do our best, we always leave feeling energized and that we’ve learned a lot.

I liked the session about foods that help and hinder. I now avoid the things that cause my arthritis to flare up.

The team is great. They make me feel comfortable and welcome at the program.

Envelope IconNiagara College
300 Woodlawn Rd., Welland
Room AH127

Hours of Operation

The centre is open Monday to Friday. Daily session times are:

  • 9 a.m. to noon
  • 1 to 4 p.m.

Transportation

If transportation is required, program staff can provide information about available options. Parking is available onsite for a fee.

Register

For more information or to register with the South Niagara Health and Wellness Centre, call 905-714-4407.

Partner Agencies

The centre is operated through a partnership of community and health care providers.

  • Niagara Region
  • Hotel Dieu Shaver
  • Niagara Health System
  • Niagara College
  • March of Dimes
  • Community Care Access Centre

Funded by the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network


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