Diabetes is a 24/7 disease and that means making important management decisions anytime, anywhere. If you have been diagnosed with type II diabetes or pre-diabetes, join our support group on Tuesdays at 3:00pm at the Sweet Community House. Working with a diabetes care and education specialist or other healthcare professional is key, but so is […]

The Attleboro YMCA offers a life-changing fitness and mobility program expressly designed for people with Parkinson’s disease. Led by certified instructors, Delay the Disease is an evidence-based fitness program designed to empower those living with Parkinson’s by optimizing their physical function and helping to delay the progression of symptoms and helping to restore an improved […]

Pedaling a bicycle may change the life of someone with Parkinson’s disease. Research conducted at the Cleveland Clinic showed a 35% reduction in symptoms by the simple act of pedaling a bicycle at a rapid pace – optimally, 80-90 revolutions per minute. Fast pedaling is not a cure of Parkinson’s disease and should not be […]

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a free 12-week program that connects cancer survivors within the community. It provides a place where cancer survivors can come together, along with specially trained Attleboro YMCA staff, to safely work toward maintaining or regaining their independence, everyday fitness, and overall health & wellness. It is held in a small […]

As part of our cause for healthy living, the Y offers Healthy Nutrition Program and Services to help you meet all of your wellness goals from the inside out. Whether you want to lose weight, eat healthier to fuel your activities, or reduce your risk of chronic disease, our Nutritionist Lauren Ruoff will walk you […]