Programs

 Our Programs

Our goal is to provide our clients with choices, something for everyone! For the benefit of our new people and also for anyone who is curious as to what actually goes on in our various groups — Here is a brief rundown.

We now start our day with a delightful chat over refreshments and a snack with the Chown staff, volunteers, and students!

SteadyFeet

 

DSC00133Our new SteadyFeet program runs from 10:45 to 11:25 A.M.  These exercises are aimed at maintaining and/or improving Balance and Mobility abilities. The development of this program is an ongoing collaboration between community organization, participants, and a wealth of health professionals within Vancouver Coastal Health.

 

Chat Group

Sometimes referred as the “Cozy Corner.” Join the relaxed environment where those interested gather in the lounge and kick back for stories/discussions and generally chat about topics of interest.

 

Physical Games

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Bocce

Join us for a spirited game. We offer carpet bowling, shuffleboard, chair volleyball, bean bag toss, bocce ball, and golf.  Who knows — your team may be the winner!  This is just a sample of what we offer.  We are always inventing new games.

Chair Yoga

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A change of pace exercise with a difference – Try this relaxing group on Thursday afternoons.

Chair: Gentle & Stretch Exercises

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On Friday afternoons we have wonderful stretching exercises aimed at increasing your level of mental and physical relaxation.

Tai Chi:

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Please join us for this health conscious activity on Tuesday afternoons.

Music:

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Music with Steve
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Piano Concert with Sergei from Health Arts Society

For the love of music, please join us. We provide listening, singing, and dancing to music. Talented musical leaders and music therapists host this group including  artists from Health Arts Society. The atmosphere is relaxed and good-humoured. Throughout the week we try to squeeze in more music, e.g. karaoke, musical games.

Group Activities

These groups offer light and lively presentations of slides, films, current events, word games (Crosswords), biographies, and Travel Videos. Come prepared to be stimulated and educated, at the same time!

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Current Events

Health & Beauty Club

 

DSC00173.JPGWho wouldn’t love to be pampered with a manicure, or hand massage?   We try and provide this service free of charge.

Bingo & Other Fun Games

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Bingo
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Domino

We offer a wide variety of card games, table games and  board games.

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