Each week of the Walk with Ease Program will focus on a different topic important to successful walking or Arthritis management.

WYANDOTTE - The Bearskin Healthcare & Wellness Center and the Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI) Northeast Center of Healthy Aging are collaborating to provide the Walk with Ease Program.

The Walk with Ease Program is a six-week course designed to fit the interests and needs of older adults who want to maintain or improve their quality of life through walking groups. Each week will focus on a different topic important to successful walking or Arthritis management. Participants will develop a walking plan, learn stretching tips and more toward aiding current mobility and endurance.

The Walk with Ease Program will begin at the Bearskin Wellness Center located at 1 Turtle Drive in Wyandotte Thursday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. and will continue once a week through Nov. 30. Instructors are provided by OHAI, a program of the Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Oklahoma.

To receive additional information or to reserve your spot for the classes, call OHAI's Northeast Center at 888-616-8161.