Online Programs

Online offerings provided by Heart Wise Exercise trained instructors:

Sandy Hill Community Health Centre

Group fitness classes are being offered online in both English and French for free.

To register send an e-mail to hpintake@sandyhillchc.on.ca, and you will get a consent form and a release of responsibility prior to receiving the virtual link to join the ZoomHealthcare link.

 

Abbotsford Community Programming (a part of The Glebe Centre)

Group fitness classes including Muscle Toning, Functional Fitness, and more are being offered online in English. 

Members can register by telephone at 613-230-5730.
 

Boxing4Health 

Both HIGH functionning and LOW functionning boxing classes are available online.

Register through the website (https://www.boxing4health.com/covid-19) or by email info@boxing4health.com.
 

Soloway Jewish Community Centre 

Offering free online chair, cardio and yoga classes. 

Please contact Carla Gencher, Health and Wellness Director for more information: 613-798-9818 x278 or cgencher@jccottawa.com 
 

Gentle Yoga for Strength and Balance 

Gentle Yoga is a slower paced Hatha Yoga practice using a variety of props like a chair, strap and blocks, that is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. This is live-streamed on Zoom from 10:30am-11:30am on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Gentle Mat Yoga: Restore the Core is a class designed to activate the core, by strengthening and releasing tissues that support the spine and pelvis.  This class will be practiced either lying, sitting or kneeling on the mat, there will be no standing poses for the September program.  This is live-streamed on Zoom from 11am-12pm on Wednesdays. 

Clients are welcome to try the first classfor free. We encourage clients to register for a monthly program ($5.00 per class) to gain the most benefits from a regular yoga practice.  Class recording are provided to those who miss a class.

To register or for more information, please contact either: Kim Hannah k7hannah@gmail.com or Susan Jahudka susanjahudka@gmail.com or visit https://susanjahudka.wixsite.com/mysite

 

Exercise Classes for Seniors

Free virtual (online) community exercise classes for participants within the Champlain region. All fitness levels welcome. Various program offerings include exercises for those with stroke, lung programs, Parkinson's and more.  Exercises can be modified for sitting or standing.  A collaborative effort by Family Physiotherapy, Heart Wise Exercise, the Champlain Regional Stroke Network and funded through the senior fitness exercise program run through Champlain LHIN Home and Community Care. (Offered in English only at this time). 

Contact Grace Kowalczyk at 613-796-4729  or by email gkowalczyk@familyphysio.com for more information and to find a group that suits you.
 

Olde Forge Communinty Resource Centre

Irresitable: Low to moderate cardiovascular workout with toning and strengthening with resistance bands and weights. 

Chair Exercise: Low to moderate cardiovascular workout done while sitting down including weights and stretching.

Contact Azra Temple at 613-829-9777 or by email at a.temple@oldeforge.ca

For more informaiton or general inquiries please contact heartwise@ottawaheart.ca!