FOREVERWELL

The YMCA of Greater Houston offers a variety of opportunities for adults ages 55 and better to stay active, engaged and connected with others. From physical activity to social events and new adventures, ForeverWell provides opportunities for ALL to make this chapter in life the BEST one yet!

Virtual YMCA (HTX+ On Demand)

Participate in all your favorite classes and enrichment activities from anywhere led by YMCA of Greater Houston instructors.

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Make a Reservation

Join us for exercise classes, educational and social opportunities and more. A reservation is required.

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Virtual Personal Training

No matter your current ability or location, our personal trainers will help you set new goals and give you the training prescription to attain them.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 28 – 9 am-1pm
Location: Bayou City Events Center

Dancing with the Silver Stars

Join the YMCA for this favorite yearly event to cheer on our YMCA teams! Held at the Bayou City Event Center.
(9401 Knight Road, Houston, TX 77045)
Come participate in a day of dancing, music and fun! Registration is $18 per person and includes lunch and t-shirt. Deadline to register is April 18 and transportation is available at select locations. No refunds will be given once registered.

For more information, contact your local ForeverWell Director or Elena Dinkin at elena.dinkin@ymcahouston.org
or 713-662-1315.

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Thursday, May 19 – 1 pm
Location: Complimentary Virtual Event presented by UT Health

Keeping Your Eyes Healthy: Cataracts and Glaucoma

Join Dr. Ruchi Shah, ophthalmologist, to learn about how to keep your eyes healthy, especially when you have cataracts or glaucoma. You will hear about what to expect when you have one of these conditions, as well as treatment options that can help you improve or maintain your vision.

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Friday, April 29 – 10 am
Location: Complimentary Virtual Event

Living Well – Maintain and Sustain: Sports Medicine

Learn from Dr. Ronak Patel, Texas Orthopedic Hospital sports medicine physician. Dr. Patel is committed to guiding his patients to a complete recovery and a life without pain or restrictions through a full range of treatment options.

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Physical Benefits

Adults 55 and older are at a higher risk for falls. Regular physical activity is proven to improve strength and flexibility which leads to improved balance and coordination.

Mental Health Benefits

Participating in regular physical activity can also lead to improved mental health and cognitive function.

Social Benefits

Maintaining strong social connections is important for older adults. Our group exercise classes and social and learning opportunities provide a great opportunity to meet new friends and to build connections.

Frequently Asked Questions

ForeverWell classes are designed for adults aged 55 and better to stay physically active and engaged while connecting with others.
When you view our Group Exercise classes on the YMCA of Greater Houston website or App, click description next to the ForeverWell class you would like to take.
These classes are designed for members 55 years old and better.
When you view your centers schedule and find a group exercise you would like to take click “Sign Up”.
All of these classes are designed to incorporate a chair, but our instructors give options for exercise in both a seated and standing position based on the ability level of members.
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