Free healthy ageing programs

Our healthy ageing programs help older adults to:

  • stay fit
  • do the things they like to do everyday
  • have stronger muscles
  • have better balance
  • move more.

Services

Over 65 and had a fall or at risk of one?

Stepping On (Face to face)

A free and friendly exercise program for people 65 years and older. Build your knowledge, strength and confidence to prevent falls. Keep active and independent.

Stepping on flyer

Who can join?

People who are:
  • 65 years and older (Aboriginal people aged 45 and over)
  • living at home (in NSW)
  • able to walk independently or with a walking stick.

Not suitable for people diagnosed with dementia or neuromuscular conditions.

Program runs in English, Hindi, Punjabi, Arabic, Mandarin, Dari and Spanish in Western Sydney.

To register:

Online at Stepping On registration or phone 1800 255 774.

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Over 60 and want to take control of your health?

All NSW older adults have access to free phone and online-based health coaching through the Get Healthy Service.

The Get Healthy Service offers coaching and online support to help make lifestyle changes and reach your health goals.

The program can support you to:

  • eat healthily
  • get active
  • reduce alcohol
  • reach and stay at a healthy weight
  • stay active during and after cancer treatment.

For more information on the Get Healthy Service or to register for the program, phone 1300 806 258 or visit www.gethealthynsw.com.au

Stable and Able Challenge

Receive a free challenge pack to help improve your balance and strength at home. For people 60 and over.

What is involved?
  • Four simple moves for your balance and strength
  • Participants can do it at home anytime
  • For Western Sydney residents

Available in English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Maltese, Nepalese, Persian, Punjabi, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Turkish, Urdu and Vietnamese languages. More about the Stable and Able Challenge

To order a Stable and Able pack:
Email: [email protected]

Stable and able challenge 

Local exercise programs for people over 60

Free local exercise programs
Find an exercise program for older adults in your local area at www.activeandhealthy.nsw.gov.au/



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Contact

For more information on healthy ageing programs in Western Sydney, contact Health Promotion:

Phone: (02) 9840 3603

Email: [email protected]


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