GLA:D Canada North York – Hip/Knee Osteoarthritis Group Exercise Program
Pure Motion Centre in the Hullmark Centre is excited to offer the GLA:D Canada Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis group exercise and education program!
Details are below:
What: GLA:D Canada is a 6-week – twice per week exercise and education program for people with knee and/or hip osteoarthritis
When: GLAD classes restart in January 2023. Classes are 12-1 pm Monday and Wednesday.
Where: Pure Motion Centre 4789 Yonge St. Suite 1205 North York
Cost: Initial baseline assessment 100$, and per session is 25$
How to register: Call the clinic to sign up for an initial baseline assessment and to register for the program. 416-901-7873
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Frequently Asked Questions
What are the requirements to participate? Does one need a doctor’s prescription?
The GLA:D program is a 6-week – twice-per-week group exercise and education-based program for people with knee and hip osteoarthritis. You do not need a doctor’s note to attend; however it is a good idea to consult your family doctor before starting.
What times is the program offered?
It will run Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 12-1 pm for a 6-week duration.
Where does the program take place?
The Program will take place at 4789 Yonge St. Suite 1205 at Pure Motion Centre under the guidance of GLA:D Canada-certified healthcare professionals – Chiropractor.
What is the cost?
The cost per session is 25$, including a fully supervised hour-based movement program. The initial baseline assessment is an hour in duration, and the price is 100$. We do offer receipts that allow you to claim on insurance for Chiropractic.
GLA:D is not covered by OHIP.
Is there anything else I should know?
GLA:D Canada is an exercise and education program for Osteoarthritis. Included in this program are exercises, computer-based questionnaires and an educational component. We recommend wearing comfortable clothing and having a water bottle for hydration. Please contact us if you have more questions at 416-901-7873.
Is there additional information?
GLA:D Canada website
Globe and Mail article
Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation