Mental Health & Wellness Programs
Virtual Guided Meditation Via ZOOM– Feeling stressed by life’s unpredictable events? Stress no more in this Guided Meditation with Ashley Kern, Program Coordinator at Nord-Bridge Senior’s Centre! We will be working on progressive relaxation, guided imagery, tapping, and mindfulness. Newcomers welcome to join, no experience required. This class will be done seated in a chair for 45 minutes, please wear comfortable clothing. My hope for the end is to feel rejuvenated, relaxed, and at peace. Sign up at Front Reception Desk, and ask Ashley for more information. *Please pick up a consent form when registering.
Session 1: Wednesday, Sept. 28 Ends: Nov. 2
Session 2: Wednesday, Nov. 9 Ends: Dec. 14
Time: 9:00 – 9:45 am
Fee: Members: $20.00 Non-Members: $40.00
Hello Monday with the Recovery College NEW- Hello Monday is all about you and the importance of staying well. Join us to feel energized and empowered by exploring different wellness topics every class. You will be given prompts to plan for your week, set intensions, focus on being positive, and gain a sense of support and wellbeing. We will offer handouts, discussion, self-reflection, and action ideas for you to try at home. There is no charge for this class and everyone 55+ is welcome. Please request a ZOOM invite if wanting to participate online via ZOOM by calling 403-329-3222.*No registration required, drop in whenever works for you!
Date: Monday, Sept. 19 – Oct. 31 *No class Oct. 10
Time: 10:00 am — 11:00 am
Fee: FREE for anyone 55+
Location:Flex Room (located beside the pool room) OR ZOOM option (link can be emailed, please call 403-329-3222).
Minds in Motion for Clients with Alzheimer’s and Their Caregivers NEW – Minds in Motion is a program designed for people with early to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia to enjoy with a friend, family member or care partner. The program combines physical activity and mental stimulation in a social environment. The program is divided into the following two components: first, starting with a certified fitness instructor leading a low-impact fitness class and then followed by trained facilitators engaging participants in social and cognitive activities.
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 5 – Nov. 30
Time: 1:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Fee: $50.00 Members $70.00 Non Members (for client and caregiver)
Location: West Community Room
Instructors: Charlene Kocken & Melanie Hillaby
Maximum: Eight Groups of Two