Fun & Fitness / A Health Body
Fitness and fun go together at Vassar-Warner Home, where our priority is to ensure our residents remain independent and in good health.
Planned activities keep bodies moving, benefitting participants’ physical, mental and emotional health. From a simple ball toss to regularly scheduled walks through our historic Poughkeepsie neighborhood, Vassar-Warner Home’s active programs provide great ways to socialize while promoting a healthy body.
Fitness programs offered weekly include:
- Various recreational outings
- Dance sessions, including Zumba
- Exercise groups
- Daily walks indoors and outdoors
In addition to monitoring residents’ changing health needs, Vassar-Warner Home’s professional staff is on duty every day of the week, 24 hours a day, to attend to occasional physical ailments and illnesses.
Services provided by the staff include:
- Arranging transportation to a doctor’s appointment
- Requesting house call doctor visits
- Ordering and assisting with prescriptions
In the event of an emergency, Vassar-Warner Home is within a few miles of two top-notch Poughkeepsie hospitals: Vassar Brothers Medical Center and MidHudson Regional Hospital.