Category: National Council on Aging

Offering SAIL During the COVID – 19 Pandemic

We have received requests for guidance on offering the SAIL fitness class during this time of social distancing. Here are our recommendations:

  • Pause the SAIL Program for new participants
  • Virtual delivery (such as Facebook Live and Zoom) is allowable for participants who are familiar with the SAIL fitness class
  • Online training for persons interested in learning more about the SAIL Program, or for persons who are interested in leading a SAIL Program continues to be available through Pierce College.

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A SAIL Program Wins in the NCOA 2017 Falls Free® Photo Contest

Our heartiest congratulations go to the Blount County Office on Aging in Maryville, Tennessee!  They entered the NCOA 2017 Falls Free® Photo Contest with a picture that represents their SAIL Program along with a very clever poem, and won Third Place in the photo contest.

View the Blount County Office on Aging photo, as well as all of the present and past winners at the following address:

Photo Contest Winners

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