Engage Older Adults in Your Community with Oomph!

Monday, 18 Dec 2017

Community Games

We are delighted Oomph! are prioritising Berkshire as an area to develop their community offer to get more older adults more active with their fun-first approach to seated exercise.  It brings elements of lesser-known sports including volleyball, weightlifting, boccia and urban orienteering and will enable regular sessions to be provided to a wide audience of housing associations, retirement villages and public venues such as libraries and community centres.

We are looking for community organisations that have regular contact with adults aged Over 55 that could benefit from increasing their physical activity. Oomph have already been delivering nationally have recorded strong improvements in mental, physical and social wellbeing amongst it's services users and Pilot sessions in Reading, Berkshire recorded a 66% reduction in risk of falls. 

If you are a community organisation interested to find out more then get in touch on info@getberkshireactive.org or call 01628 472 851

  

Source: Oomph Wellness