The goal of the HMHB program is to assist veterans to increase their physical activity, improve the ability to make healthy lifestyle choices, increase opportunities for networking with other veterans and their families, and to have fun. Turnstone staff is dedicated to help you achieve your greatest potential and personal goals. For more information on the Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies program, please contact Michelle Kimpel at (260) 483-2100, ext. 283.
The purpose of the Youth Fitness Program is to encourage our youth clients to remain physically active by providing them an opportunity to work-out as a group under the instruction of our Fitness Specialists. To register or for more information, please contact a Fitness Specialist at (260) 483-2100.
Inspiring future fisher people, the Summit City Bass Masters hosts an annual fishing derby for the children and adults with disabilities in July. Please check back for information on next year’s outing. For more information about the Summit City Bass Masters, please visit www.scbm.net.
Parent Support Group
Turnstone’s Parent Support Group is offered for primary caregivers of children with special needs. The purpose of these sessions is to provide the opportunity for parents to meet one another and share experiences as parents of special needs children and youth. Childcare may be available at no charge, with advance notice. Please contact Angela to register at (260) 483-2100 x 253.
Parkinson’s Exercise Group
Parkinson’s Exercise Group is a group exercise class offered throughout the year at Turnstone. Classes cost $10 per month, if taking part in class one day per week, or $15 per month, if taking part in class on both days. The class is led by the agency’s Health & Wellness Center staff and is tailored to meet the needs of adults with Parkinson’s Disease. The class includes range of motion and stretching, resistance exercises with dumbbells, exercise band, etc., and functional training activities. Caregivers are encouraged to participate in the class.
For more information about the class, contact a Fitness Specialist at (260) 483-2100.
Parkinson’s Speech Group
This class is designed for people living with Parkinson’s and works on voice, speech, swallowing, and cognitive skills. Class is held on Wednesdays from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Turnstone. People can attend one or both sessions. The cost is $6 per class or $10 per week if they attend both sessions. Fees are payable at the beginning of class. For more information, please contact Peg Maginn, SLP at (260) 483-2100 x 229.
Swim Lap Club
A specialized, swim program, the Lap Club is designed for children with disabilities, age 4 to 12. Participants are divided into teams based on their level of skill. For information on the current session, please contact Kristin at (260) 483-2100.