What is Minds in Motion?
What is Minds in Motion
Combining physical activity and mental stimulation, Minds in Motion unfolds to laughter and chatter, with new friendships forming and stories being shared.
The 2-hour program runs once a week, for 8 weeks, in a community-based program centre, and offers:
The program benefits
For the care partners, it’s an opportunity to focus on their own health, rather than focusing on the needs of the person with dementia. Other benefits include:
Together, the participating couple can benefit from:
*Dementia is an umbrella term for a variety of brain disorders that include the following symptoms: loss of memory, judgment and reasoning, and changes in mood and behaviour. Minds in Motion is not a fitness program, a social recreation program or a drop-in program.
Last Updated: 11/08/2017