Volunteer Spotlight: Ronna Keagle

Ronna Keagle volunteers with Coming of Age as a “A Matter of Balance” master trainer. As a retired physical therapist, who has worked with older adults, she understands the importance of encouraging and promoting an active lifestyle to help with falls prevention. She finds teaching and her past work experience to be a perfect match for […]

Family Eldercare Summer Fan Drive

It’s time for Family Eldercare’s annual Summer Fan Drive. The first Fan Drive was held in 1986, started by employees of the Southern Union Gas, who formed the Austin Fan Club. Family Eldercare adopted the initiative in 1990 and, through the support of the community, has turned it into an iconic Austin event.

The annual Summer Fan […]

A Matter of Balance Workshop

FREE Workshop- A Matter of Balance

Do You Have Concerns About Falling? Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

WHO COULD BENEFIT?

Anyone 60 years or older who:

is concerned about fallsis interested in improving balance, flexibility, and strengthhas […]

Chronic Condition Self-Management Workshop

The Chronic Condition Self-Management program is a 6-week small group workshop for people with chronic disease and their caregivers. They are offered in person (per COVID guidelines),  virtually via Zoom or other platform, and online. The programs are facilitated by Leaders with their own health challenges. The programs are highly interactive, focusing on building skills, […]