Living Well with a Chronic Disease Program
The Living Well program is an eight-week course facilitated by Alberta Health Services for patients diagnosed with a chronic disease, such as chronic lung disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity and arthritis. The program is assisted by Respiratory Therapists, Physical Therapists, Kinesiologists, Occupational Therapists and Calgary JCC Fitness Consultants, and provides exercise, social support and education. Graduates of the program have the option of joining the Calgary JCC Maintenance Program on a subsidized membership. For more information about the program call 403-9-HEALTH (403-943-2584).