The HSS Asian Community Bone Health Initiative helps older Asian adults in New York City to stay active and better manage chronic bone and joint diseases. Culturally relevant education and exercise programs are facilitated through our community partners. Programs include:
Gentle range-of-motion and strengthening exercises are proven to reduce pain and decrease stiffness.
Watch this exercise in action on our HSS YouTube Channel!
Simple-to-follow yoga stretches and gentle body movements help you gain balance, strength, and confidence.
The evaluation of the Asian Community Bone Health Initiative demonstrates that it has had a positive impact on health outcomes and quality of life of Asian older adults in NYC. This report provides an overview, the reach and impact of the program.
We are currently seeking partners to help improve the health of older Asian adults in New York City. To learn more, read about the ACBHI program’s impact and view the Greater New York Hospital Association video. Please contact Robyn Wiesel at firstname.lastname@example.org to become a community partner.
For more information, please contact us at email@example.com.
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