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Goodwill Fitness Center - Goodwill of Orange County, California

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Staff at the Goodwill Fitness Center believe that every person, regardless of physical disability or health status, can benefit from a comprehensive exercise program. The Goodwill Fitness Center is designed especially for people with physical disabilities and chronic illness and is a state-of-the-art 12,000 square foot fully accessible facility. The goal is to improve the physical fitness level and strength of each member in hopes of promoting the highest degree of personal independence. Additionally with exercise staff at the center hope to help people prevent secondary health conditions related to long-term disabilities.

In order to provide customized programs designed to maximize each member’s potential, the Goodwill Fitness Center maintains a staff of certified fitness professionals, physical therapists and trained volunteers. On staff there is also a consulting physician, interns in kinesiology or rehabilitation from regional universities as well as a distinguished advisory board. With a 5:1 ratio of staff to members, personalized attention and a comprehensive approach to a stay-fit program keeps members motivated and on track to improved personal fitness.

The center prides itself on the ability to assess people in regards of a baseline level of fitness and then designing a personalized program to achieve the individual goals created by the member.  Physical Therapy services are also available and can be obtained upon the receipt of a prescription from a physician.

 

Contact: Elizabeth Toumajian

1601 E. St. Andrew Place
Santa Ana, CA. 92703

Telephone: (888) 623-4823
Email: elizabetht@ocgoodwill.org
Website: www.ocgoodwill-fitnesscenter.org

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