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FINDING BALANCE TOGETHER

We are a Community based, not-for-profit organization
that is supported by 15+ public and private organizations
including healthcare providers, local government,
pharmacies, and advocacy groups.

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FINDING BALANCE TOGETHER

We are a Community based, not-for-profit organization that is supported by 15+ public and private organizations including healthcare providers, local government, pharmacies, and advocacy groups.

LEARN MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS

PLAN TO JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT FINDING BALANCE COMMUNITY EVENT ON AUGUST 22, 2024!

 

We’re Back With a Morning Event on Thursday, August 22, 2024. Join Us at the Bridgewood Conference Center, 1000 Cameron Way in Neenah from 9am-Noon for FINDING BALANCE TOGETHER: FROM AWARENESS TO ACTION.

Keynote Speaker: Kathy Keene (you’ll remember her from WHBY’s Good Neighbor program)

 

Take Advantage of These Presentations & Screenings; Learn More About:

  • Falls – Just How Big is the Problem?
  • Tai Chi Benefits & Interactive Demonstration
  • Medication Management Strategies
  • Footwear – What’s the Big Deal
  • Physical Therapist Tips & Interactive Demonstration
  • Balance and Hearing Screenings
  • Visit the Educational Booths

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AS SPACE IS LIMITED

A FEW KEY STATISTICS

A progressive loss of muscle mass occurs starting at age 40 and loss can continue to increase each decade.


3 out of 4 adults
who are hospitalized after a fall either die or require long term care.

The top 5 causes of falls in the Fox Valley include: tripping/stumbling, falling from a chair, falling down steps, falling from a height (off of a roof/object), and falling off of ladders.

FEATURED CONTENT

Go4Life

An exercise and physical activity campaign from NIH

Checklist for Fall Prevention

A Home Fall Prevention Checklist for Older Adults

Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging

To help the state’s citizens live healthier lives through evidence-based prevention programs.

FROM OUR BLOG

FROM
OUR BLOG

Every Walk I Take…

I am a grandmother of seven, and very thankful for “every walk I take.”    At the age of 35 I was diagnosed with degenerative disc disease that was progressing rapidly…

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