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Healthy Aging Volunteer

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Elder Options

  • 1 person is interested
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Improve health and increase longevity by staying active and engaged. All while helping others do the same. Lead evidence-based healthy aging workshops in your community.

What interests you?

  • Tai Chi for Arthritis - to ease pain and prevent falls
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance - increase strength and balance to avoid falls
  • Diabetes Empowerment Education Program - gain knowledge and skills to manage diabetes
  • Diabetes Self-Management Program - gain knowledge and skills to manage diabetes
  • Chronic Disease Self-Management Program - lessen pain and stress by learning more about your condition and how to best manage it.

2 More opportunities with Elder Options

About Elder Options

Location:

100 S.W. 75th Street, Suite 301, Gainesville, FL 32607, US

Mission Statement

Vision Statement Elder Options envisions communities where people are respected for their wisdom and experience, informed and supported in their choices, and live with health, security and dignity. Mission Statement Elder Options’ mission is to ensure that communities have a trusted and unbiased place to turn for information, resources and assistance. We advocate for and cooperatively work with communities to strengthen support systems and create new and innovative service options that focus on personal choice and independence.

Description

Elder Options serves as the Area Agency on Aging and as an Aging & Disability Resource Center for Mid-Florida serving a sixteen county area including the following counties: Alachua, Citrus, Columbia, Marion, Hernando, Lake, Sumter, Suwannee, Lafayette, Dixie, Union, Gilchrist, Putnam, Levy, Bradford, & Hamilton.

Our goal is to provide easy access to information and resources to help elders remain in their homes and communities.

People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

100 SW 75th Street, Suite 301Gainesville, FL 32607

(29.65201,-82.42491)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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