Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance was developed by the Roybal Center for Enhancement of Late-Life Function at Boston and adapted for volunteer lay leaders by MaineHealth's Partnership for Healthy Aging www.mainehealth.org/pfha
. Participants in the workshops learn how to stop the fear of falling cycle and their increase activity levels. Trained coaches conduct eight two-hour classes. Matter of Balance workshops include:
Find a workshop or a leader training.
Action for Boston Community Development
This information is provided by the Healthy Aging and Disability Unit
within the Department of Public Health