Fitskills in Bendigo - be a Fitness Partner to an adult with Down syndrome
Down Syndrome Victoria
- Bendigo Victoria
- Category: Disability Services
- Types of work: Companionship & Social Support, Disability Support, Sport & Physical Activity
Down Syndrome Victoria is looking for volunteers for an exciting new program – FitSkills. FitSkills is a evidence-based physical activity program for people with Down syndrome. In this program the person with Down syndrome will be matched with a volunteer partner. Together they will exercise at their local gym, fitness centre or health club. The program runs for 12 weeks and participants go to the gym together twice a week.