Matter of Balance Program, help seniors stay safe and independent

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


660 S. Main StreetDayton, OH 45402


We are seeking individuals interested in working with classes of senior adults as a lay leader/coach (you will be paired with another coach) to

  • view falls and fear of falls as controllable
  • set realistic goals for increasing activity
  • change environments to reduce fall risk factors
  • promote exercise to increase strength and balance

Coaches attend 8 hours of training and are expected to co-lead two sessions yearly. The classes with the seniors are fun and the rewards are great.


  • Adult Education
  • Elder care
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 hours initial training, lead 2 community session
  • understanding of senior adults, willingness to advocate for seniors

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