Member Pricing: $30/month | Non-Member Pricing: $55/month
Program intake required. Classes are ongoing and participants may join at any time.
Multiple workshops available monthly. Registration required.
The OhioHealth Delay the Disease ™ (DTD) is a unique, community-based PD exercise program that consists of group classes that include brief episodes of high-intensity aerobic work followed by PD-specific task training. Core stability, eccentric strength training, dual task training, large amplitude walking, rotational movements, integrated cognitive challenges, fine motor drills, and balance training are incorporated at a challenging level of difficulty for all functional abilities. The program is a structured class of aerobic training followed by task-specific training within a community-based PD specific group exercise format. Delay the Disease is an evidence-based fitness program, led by a certified Delay the Disease instructor, designed to empower people with Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders as well as their caregivers and spouses. Delay the Disease participants have access to the following classes:
- Delay the Disease (multi-levels)
- Moving for Better Balance and Strength
- Balance Posture and Alignment
- Artist in Residence (AIR)
- Project your Voice
Contact Mary Biddle-Newberry for more information at 208 344 5502 ext 276 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For sending referrals or protected health information, please fax to our HIPAA Fax: 888-965-4924
The Treasure Valley Family Y believes that every individual is of promise. Therefore, no one is denied Y services due to the inability to pay. For more information please visit our Financial Assistance page.