Wellness

    

The Milwaukee County Department on Aging is committed to improving the health and wellness of older adults in Milwaukee County. Wellness and prevention programs that promote healthy living are coordinated by both the Area Agency on Aging and the Aging Resource Center of Milwaukee County. 

Milwaukee County Department on Aging collaborating with the Commission on Aging Wellness Council and external partners to promote a model of health promotion and disease prevention for seniors.

Below is a listing of Wellness and Prevention programs provided by the Milwaukee County Department on Aging and/or their collaborating partners.

 

Evidence Based Prevention Programs

Living Well with Chronic Conditions           Powerful Tools for the Caregiver         Physical Activity for Life for African American Seniors
Stepping On - Falls Prevention Program          
Healthy Living with Diabetes   Tomando Control de Su Salud & Vivir Saludable con Diabetes (Spanish Version of Living Well with Chronic Conditions & Healthy Living with Diabetes)    

 

Additional Resources and Opportunities Related to Wellness

 

Senior Centers

 

Senior Fitness Centers        

                                                          

The Wellness Council of the Commission on Aging

 

The Eight Dimensions of Wellness

 

Arthritis Foundation Programs

  • Walk with Ease
  • Arthritis Exercise Program
  • Arthritis Aquatics Program
  • Tai Chi

 

For more information on senior wellness and healthy living, click on the links below.

Alzheimer's Disease

Depression/Mental Health

Substance Abuse

Health Tips

 

 

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