Press Release 1.11.21
For Immediate Release:
January 11, 2021
Maria Serbus, OT
The University of Minnesota Occupational Therapy Doctoral (OTD) partners with
ExercisAbilities on an upcoming project
funded by Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety & Health Center (UMASH)
The University of Minnesota Occupational Therapy Doctoral (OTD) program’s faculty and students are partnering with the non-profit ExercisAbilities in Rochester, MN and a project funded by Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety & Health Center (UMASH) to offer a virtual telehealth experience for seniors above the age of 65+ in rural MN communities with an agricultural background.
The free 4-6 session program is looking for volunteers who want to stay active and healthy, manage stress, and learn strategies to keep up with their home & work routine in rural areas. For those who may not have access to technology, please reach out to us and we will work with you to obtain the technology needed.
To learn more, information individuals can call project coordinator & OT, Maria Serbus at 507-218-1286. You can find additional information about the U of M OTD Telehealth programs using the QR code below or contact the project and course director, Dr. Tamara Vos-Draper, directly at email@example.com for information specifically related to this partnership project focusing on older adults in rural areas.
Exercisabilities is a physical rehabilitation and medical fitness facility located on North Broadway in Rochester. Exercisabilities offers a full range of specialized services including long-term assistance with physical recovery following illness, disability, or pain, for patients ages birth to adult. In addition to Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy, we offer Pediatric Speech Therapy, Therapeutic Health Services, and a variety of classes and camps. Our mission is to inspire individuals of all abilities to reach their full potential. We believe that our services and resources should be available to all that desire to improve their quality of life, despite any accessibility issues or financial hardship.
For more information – contact Maria Serbus at firstname.lastname@example.org
2530 Broadway Ave N
Rochester, MN 55906