Our range of health services, programs and cutting edge equipment will be accessible to everyone in need of rehabilitation, remedial services, and general fitness, including elite sportspeople and people of all ages and abilities in our community. GSMC will provide rates that are highly competitive to others in the area, as we feel that 'everyone' has right to improved health outcomes.
The GSMC Seniors Health & Fitness programs are exercise programs designed for members of the community who are over 60 years of age. This package incorporates a combination of exercises to strengthen health, mind, and body.
Our programs include a comprehensive assessment, targeted exercise programs, and supervised group exercise sessions tailored to your needs. We provide regular reviews to track your progress and make changes to your program to ensure that you get the most out of your exercise.
- Our programs include:
- Improving strength, flexibility, and balance
- Increasing energy
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Heart Disease
- Balance & falls management
- Specific sports and activities such as golf, bowls, and tennis.
Just as you can exercise your muscles, you can exercise your memory, attention, and more. Our Brain Fit program is designed to test your brain and improve your performance using exercise physiology and the science of neuroplasticity.
Whether you would simply like to exercise your memory, attention, and intelligence. Or perhaps you suffer from or wish to avoid several well-known diseases where neurodegeneration occurs, including Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, Parkinson’s, and trauma in which your memory and ability to think and move are affected. Brain Fit trains the brain’s plasticity—its ability to change not just functionally, but physically and chemically too.
Balance & FALLS
Injury from falls is the leading cause of hospitalisation and can have devastating consequences on your mobility, independence, and lifestyle.
Our Falls and Balance Classes are run by our Exercise Physiologist and Physiotherapy team, and provide education on fall management and learning to prevent falls. Plus, exercises to improve your balance and strength, and confidence.
KID FIT & TEEN FIT
In today’s high-tech world, ensuring that your children get enough exercise is critical to their physical and emotional wellbeing. That is why we encourage movement and fitness through our super fun and engaging classes for children and early teen years. Exercise is an emotional, physical, and character-building practice. It has significant benefits for everyone, particularly children, and has shown to not only improve self-esteem and mood swings but develop strength in muscles and bones and helps manage weight. Our programs provide a foundation for living a healthy lifestyle and teach the benefits of exercise in a fun, safe, and controlled environment.
GSMC will target chronic health programs to help ease the burden off the regions health care system by offering programs that will be able to accommodate health conditions ranging from:
- Osteoarthritic diseases for potentially preventative and post-operative joint replacement surgeries including GLAD program.
- Cardiovascular diseases.
- Neurological conditions.
- Cancer health programs.
- Mental health programs are particularly aimed at ex Department of Veteran affairs clients and students that require a facility that will motivate them both in the physical and mental aspects of their wellness.
- National Disability Insurance Agency clients
- Young adult and children programs tackling issues such as obesity and mental health programs.
The injured worker not only has difficulty overcoming their injury but also dealing with the insurance companies’ paperwork, managing the employers’ expectations and mental and emotional load that can often accompany a workplace injury or vehicle accident.
The GSMC return-to-work specialists have developed a model offering a team approach to achieve the optimum outcome for the patient, employer, and their insurance agency.
If you have any questions or concerns, contact us and our friendly staff will not hesitate to help with your query.