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Ely, Minnesota 55731

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Northwoods Partners News

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Sep
23

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance

 

COVID-19 Notice

  • Class will be limited to 7 participants.
  • Weather permitting, class will be held outdoors, socially distanced on the basketball court and masks do not need to be worn while exercising. 
  • During inclement weather, class will be held indoors and mask is REQUIRED.
  • By participating in this class/group, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19

 

COVID-19 Warning

  • We’re taking extra safety precautions to make sure participants are as safe as possible during this time.  Please stay at home if you are currently sick or running a fever.  Please wear your own mask when you come to class. 
  • All participants must answer the COVID-19 screening questions prior to participation at each class.  If participant answers YES to any of the screening questions, they will NOT be allowed to participate in that day’s class or group.
  • An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and persons with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.
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Sep
15

Thank You Spiritwood “Forget Me Not” Foundation for your generous donation to Northwoods Partners Memory Care Programs.

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Aug
05

Take care of your Mental Health

This time of uncertainty can cause an increase in stress in all of us, especially among our seniors. 

It’s important that we don’t forget the importance of looking after our loved ones mental and emotional health too.  Make sure that they are actively taking breaks from the news and social media to focus on other things that bring them joy.  Suggest they adapt their daily routine to include socially distanced exercises, stretches, meditation, and hobbies.  Make sure they are maintaining a well-balanced diet that includes healthy meals.  Most importantly, make sure they are finding ways to stay connected with their loved ones.  Leverage technology like Skype, Zoom, and FaceTime to actually see your loved one’s faces and talk often.  

Are you a loved one that needs to keep a safe distance but wants to stay connected with a senior? Consider sending a handwritten letter, sending a small gift, or dropping by their house for a window visit that maintains a safe distance.

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Jul
06

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance

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Jun
17

Classes and Groups resuming in July

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Jun
01

Thank You Spiritwood “Forget Me Not” Foundation for your generous donation to Northwoods Partners Memory Care Programs.

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Apr
28

Join Minnesota and:

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Apr
20

Thank You Volunteers

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Mar
17

Classes and Groups Cancelled

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Mar
03

Thank You Spiritwood “Forget Me Not” Foundation for your generous donation to Northwoods Partners Memory Care Programs.

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Feb
27

Thank You Ely Family Dental

Northwoods Partners Tai Ji Quan class loves their new Toothbrushes.
Thank you Dr. Crystal Chopp @ Ely Family Dental for helping us combine exercise and dental health!
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Feb
13

Northwoods Partners is so grateful for our partnership with Essentia Health.

Together we can make our community stronger and healthier in 2020.

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Jan
09

Tai Ji Quan starts in February

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Dec
20

Wishing you...

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Dec
20

Office Closed for the Holidays - Will reopen Thursday, January 2, 2020

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Dec
12

Quilt Raffle

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Dec
09

Festival of Trees Thank You

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Nov
07

Dementia Training Opportunity

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Nov
05

Festival of Trees 2019

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Oct
09

Aging Mastery Program starts Tuesday, October 15th

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