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Fall Fitness Classes

Posted on: June 25th, 2015 by Calgary Youth Physiotherapy No Comments

Mural on back wall-croppedWelcome to Calgary Youth Physiotherapy Fitness Classes and if you are returning to our classes, thank you for your continued participation over the past year!

In an attempt to service our clients more effectively, we are continually looking for a model of service delivery that best serves their individual needs. As a result, in the upcoming year (2015-16) we are offering the following classes:

JUMP START (12 weeks)

Wednesdays 4 – 4:45pm

These classes have been implemented to service children 7-11 years of age with gross motor coordination challenges and/or those who have a tendency to toe walk. Classes are focused on improving balance, addressing coordination challenges, and improving basic gross motor skills.


Wednesdays 4:45 – 5:30PM

These classes have been implemented to improve the physical well-being of those clients that require extra assistance and that are not best serviced in another class. There will be 4 – 5 spots available in this class, and determination of appropriate suitability for the class will be discussed prior to registration. Goals of the class include maintaining mobility, building strength, and increasing overall fitness in a fun and social environment, with support.


Wednesdays 5:30pm – 6:15PM

These classes have been implemented to service those clients that are able to participate with a higher level of independence. There will be 8-9 spots available in this class, and determination of appropriate suitability for the class will be discussed prior to registration. Goals of the class include targeting specific individuals’ needs with stretching and strengthening programs, as well as group based sport specific activities.

*In all cases, a client that is new to Calgary Youth Physiotherapy and or new to the classes will require an assessment prior to registration.

*An important aspect of the classes is that the participants learn about their own body’s needs and start building life knowledge on how to independently achieve good fitness, mobility, function and sport specific goals.


Dates of Sessions:


Fall – 12 Weeks

September 16th – December 2nd, 2015


Winter – 12 Weeks

January 13th– March 30th, 2016



AHS Funded Clients – aide fee to be paid in full at the beginning of each block

Fall and/or Winter – 12 wks X $6.00/class = $72.00

Private Clients – fees to be paid in full at the beginning of each block

Fall and/or Winter- 12 wks X $30.00/class = $360.00


AHS Funded Clients Cancellation Fee/Non Attendance

A fee of $30.00 will be charged per class for cancellation or not attending class.

AHS funding is available for pediatric clients, up to the age 18, who are able to participate in a class setting and who would benefit from the physical and social effects of the class. As per our new contract in April 2014, AHS will only fund one set of classes per calendar year.


To register your child please complete the form on the following document and return to Calgary Youth Physiotherapy South Office.



Download Registration Form


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