Stand Up - Sudbury District

Site: Public Health Sudbury & Districts

Service: Stand Up Fall Prevention Program Administration

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Group exercise program offered twice a week for 12 weeks in various locations in the Sudbury District
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Administers the program which offers a free group exercise program twice a week for 12 weeks in various locations for adults 65 years of age and older who are concerned about their balance or have had a fall 
  • Exercises are designed to: 
    • build balance, strength and flexibility  
    • increase leg strength 
    • increase mobility 
    • Practice and maintain good posture 
    • Reduce the risk of falling
     
  • Program also teaches: 
    • simple exercises to do at home 
    • how to choose proper footwear 
    • how to adapt the home and adopt safe behaviour 
    • safely use medications 
    • be more active
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Program hours vary by location
Areas Served Sudbury District
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up
Application Registration is required
Languages English
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-674-4300
Toll Free Phone 1-866-522-9200
E-Mail beaudryr@phsd.ca
Website www.nelhin.on.ca/en/stayonyourfeet.aspx
Primary Contact Raymond Beaudry, Public Health Nurse
Site Location Public Health Sudbury & Districts
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 1300 Paris St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3A3
 
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Intersection Paris St and Paris Cres
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)