Fall Prevention Coach Training

A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program for older adults designed to manage concerns about falls and increase activity levels. VOLUNTEER coaches are needed to provide this program.

Coaches help participants:

  • Become more confident about managing falls
  • Identify ways to reduce falls
  • Learn exercises to help increase strength and balance

What do you need to be a coach?

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm, dependability and wiliness to lead small groups of older adults
  • Ability to lead low to moderate level exercise

Upcoming Training, must attend both days

Thursday, February 8, 2018 12:30-4:30 pm

Friday, February 9, 2018   8:30 am—12:30 pm

Area Agency of Aging of the Capital Area, 6800 Burleson Road, Bldg 310, Suite 165, Austin TX 78744

Registration Required, Training is offered at NO COST. Class size is limited.

TO REGISTER, please visit:

https://www.capcog.org/training/class/view/a-matter-of-balance-fall-prevention-coaches-training14

Or contact

Kate Gibbons, Health & Wellness Coordinator

kgibbons@capcog.org

512-916-6180

 

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