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ASHI Basic First Aid for Community Members

$35 $55 12+

Caldwell YMCA: Aug 15 | Nov 21
Downtown Boise YMCA: Sep 12 | Dec 12
West Boise YMCA: Oct 3

This class teaches crucial information about how to deal with emergencies like bleeding, shock, burns, strains, fractures, allergic reactions, diabetic emergencies, and seizures.

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ASHI CPR/AED for Community Members

$35 $55 12+

Caldwell YMCA: Aug 15 | Nov 21

Downtown Boise YMCA: Sep 12 | Dec 12

West Boise YMCA: Oct 3

Participants will learn the skills and knowledge needed to provide basic life support in an emergency.

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Build Your Own Climbing Class

$132 $198 4+

Set up a class based on YOUR schedule and skill level. Sign up by yourself or with up to 4 friends or family (price includes up to 5 people).

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Delay the Disease

$35/month $60/month All

Both virtual and in-person classes are available. Program registration and intake required. To register, please email Mary Biddle-Newberry.

YMCA Healthy Living Center:

  • Advanced – Mon, Wed, Fri, 8:30–9:30am
  • All Levels – Mon, Wed, Fri, 9:45–10:45am
  • Intermediate – Mon, Wed, Fri, 11am–12pm
  • Wellness Passport – Mon, Tue, 1–2pm

South Meridian YMCA:

  • All Levels – Tue, Thu, 11:45am–12:45pm

Caldwell YMCA:

  • All Levels – Tue, Thu, 10:30–11:30am

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.

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Enhance®Fitness

Caldwell YMCA: Mon, Wed, Fri, 1–2pm
Pre-registration open now. Program starts Monday, Jan 18.
Branch Contact: Candy Kober: 208 459 2498 ext 663

South Meridian YMCA: Mon, Wed, Fri, 8–9am
Registration open now. Program in progress.
Branch Contact: April Kovalscik, 208 331 9622 ext 524

West Boise YMCA and Boise City Aquatic Center: Mon, Wed, Fri, 1–2pm
Pre-registration opens January 4. Program starts Monday, Feb 1.
Branch Contact: Katie Christensen, 208 377 4886 ext 424

Downtown Boise YMCA: Mon, Wed, Fri, 1:15 – 2:15 pm
Pre-registration open now. Program starts Monday, Feb 1.
Branch Contact: Camille Cooper McCauley, 208 344 5502 ext 272

This program helps people reclaim their health by targeting people diagnosed with a disease to reduce its negative impact and live well with or following a disease. Enhance®Fitness is one of the YMCA’s EBHI’s (Evidence-Based Health Interventions), meaning that the specific components and exercises in this program have been proven effective in a group exercise setting.

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Introduction to Self-Protection

$132 $198 7+

Four week 1 hour lessons on self-defense principles. Set up a class sessions based on YOUR schedule.

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Kiyo-Ju

$30 Membership Required 8+

Tue, 7-8pm (4-week sessions)

Kiyo-Ju incorporates practical self-defense techniques utilizing speed, power and flexibility of karate and the gentle subtleness of Jujitsu.

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Life Skills Class

$99 $131 13+ March 30, 2021 - May 4, 2021
THRIVE Center: Tue, 4:30–6:30pm

Learn valuable skills while making friends in this 6-week program! Creating goals, practicing job skills, managing money, practicing shopping, and cooking are all part of this amazing class. This class is geared for our community that is neurodiverse, but all are welcome to join the fun!

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MYZONE Fitness Tracker

$99 15+

MYZONE is an innovative wearable heart rate-based system that uses wireless-based technology to accurately monitor physical activity. It is highly successful due to its accuracy at 99.4%. It is useful for anyone who wants a gamified and motivating wearable.MYZONE monitors heart rate, calories, and time exercising in real time and converts that into MYZONE Effort Points (MEPs).

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Oncology Recovery

$120 $120 18+

As survival rates for cancer patients have increased, cancer survivorship (we define a cancer survivor from diagnosis on) has grown into its own definition as the last and longest part of the cancer journey. As a survivor, being active has never been so important. Research and ACSM* physical activity guidelines for survivor’s shows strong evidence… Read More »

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