Free Balance Screening

Each year, it’s estimated that one out of three Americans aged 65 or older will suffer a fall, leaving many of these adults with a fear of falling that can cause them to limit physical activities. This leads to reduced mobility, diminished quality of life, and actually increases their risk of falling. The good news is that falls are preventable.

The Westfield Area YMCA is committed to helping older adults safely get active and learn about fall risk.  The Y is hosting a free Balance Screening open to the community 12:30–1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at the Main Y Facility located at 220 Clark Street, Westfield. This free screening by a physical therapist from AmeriCare Physical Therapy also offers tips on fall prevention and balance exercises.  

The Balance Screening is free and open to the community. 

Contact Information
  1. Jean White
  2. 908-301-YMCA (9622) x 246
  3. jwhite@westfieldynj.org
Wed, September 27
12:30 pm — 1:30 pm
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Each year, it’s estimated that one out of three Americans aged 65 or older will suffer a fall, leaving many of these adults with a fear of falling that can cause them to limit physical activities. This leads to reduced mobility, diminished quality of life, and actually increases their risk of falling. The good news is that falls are preventable.

The Westfield Area YMCA is committed to ...

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Westfield Area YMCA

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Westfield, NJ 07090

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