Ambulatory Care: Parkwood Institute's Fitness Centre

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Parkwood Fitness CentreThe fitness centre is a fully accesible facility designed to assist adults with physical disabilities in their pursuit of an active lifestyle.

Physiotherapy staff, a therapeutic recreation specialist, and a team of volunteers work with members to help develop the skills needed to participate in community fitness programs and activities.

The Fitness Centre offers:

  • strength and exercise equipment which can be adapted for people with physical disabilities
  • seated aerobics classes
  • education on topics of physical fitness and healthy eating
  • weekly adapted yoga
  • weekly tai chi classes
  • information on fitness equipment and community resources

The centre is available to people with physical disabilities living in the community who:

  • have a disability which is limiting their participation in community activities
  • are able to learn and direct their own program, and
  • have the potential to access community-based resources

The centre operates Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6 p.m. in the Physiotherapy Gym at Parkwood lnstitute's Main Building.
Membership is $25.00 per month.


For information regarding membership and how to join, please contact:

Parkwood Fitness Centre
Parkwood Institute
Room B2-129
550 Wellington Road
London, Ontario   N6C 4R3
519 685-4049

Last updated: Tue, 2015-08-04 14:08