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Gerofit - Enrollment

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How do I join Gerofit?
There are flagship Gerofit programs offered at 15 VA Healthcare Systems around the country. For a list of locations visit the contact page, to help find a Gerofit Program near you. Some programs offer telehealth services for individuals unable to attend facilities.

To be eligible for the prgoram:

  • You must be a Veteran enrolled with the Veterans Health Administration.
  • Your overall health should be stable and sufficient for you to participate without needing continuous assistance.
Talk to your primary care provider about joining Geroift, if you are near one of the 15 existing Gerofit programs.
Home Exercise Programs

If you do not live close to one of our flagship Gerofit programs reach out to the National Outreach Physiologist, found on the contact page.

Other National Exercise Programs

There are several other exercise programs for older people that are offered in communities across the US. Click on this link and go to the "Stay Active" tab to find out more about these programs. www.va.gov/GERIATRICS/Guide/LongTermCare/Wellness.asp

VA Gerofit locatiions in the US.