Senior's Balance and Conditioning Program

Covenant Health

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Description
An individualized treatment program designed for seniors who have fallen, are at risk for falling, or are experiencing symptoms of functional decline.

This program is designed for community dwelling seniors who are at risk for falling or who have fallen and are experiencing symptoms of functional decline. Functional decline is often a non-specific mix of physical, psychological, social and functional manifestations. This may include difficulty with basic and instrumental activities of daily living, mobility, gait and balance.


Key Provider: physical therapists (PTs), therapy assistants
Eligibility
Yes, Eligibility includes:
  • ages 65 years and older
  • sufficient cognitive ability to follow 2-part commands
  • living independently or with family in the community, or in an assisted living
    facility
  • the ability to walk 20 metres with or without a walking aid
  • a consistent method of transportation to the facility
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-735-7161
Fax
780-735-7039
Web Site
http://www.caritas.ab.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Parking stalls, ramps, and elevators.
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
April 5, 2024
Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, AB, T6L 5X8

This Covenant Health facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24 / 7 emergency department.


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM