MY AGED CARE SPECIALISTS

Exercise Physiology for Seniors on the Sunshine Coast and Cooloola Coast

Full Circle Wellness provides a number of services to assist senior clients to maintain their health and quality of life. In particular we specialise in home and community based exercise physiology services supported through the following:

Click on each service in the above list to be taken to the service's official website.

 

The population of Australians aged over 85 years is expected to double over the next 20 years. While great opportunities exist for older Australians to contribute their wealth of knowledge and expertise to the continued growth of the nation, many have complex health care needs, some of which require residential care. Over 1 million adults receive government aged care support. The popularity of these services is expected to continue to increase in the future with the push to maintain independent home living becoming more of a priority. 

A primary factor contributing to the demand for residential aged care services is the age-associated loss of physical health, muscle mass, muscle function and general wellbeing. More than three-quarters of Australians aged over 65 have at least one chronic condition, with more than 70% of those aged 85 years and over having five or more chronic conditions.

 

As exercise physiologists we are experts in chronic disease management. We provide appropriate and research based interventions to assist in the management of chronic conditions. The goal of an exercise physiologist is to improve and maintain quality of life and functional capacity assisting with the management of:

These are just some of the many conditions exercise physiology can assist with. 

Read our article about My Aged Care and Exercise Physiology here.

Here at Full Circle Wellness we aim to provide the best possible care to our patients. For more information on exercise physiology for residential aged care please click on the links above or contact us via email or phone 07 5456 1599.

HELPFUL LINKS FOR AGED CARE SERVICES

National Health Services Directory
Commonwealth Home Support Program
My Aged Care Exercise Physiology