Experiences Make the Difference

We offer a variety of Nimi Nikkei Home resident only programs as well as “open door” community programs.

Outfight Parkinson

“Outfight Parkinson” helps people with Parkinson’s disease to fight against PD.  We want to be there, standing beside you! With exercise ‘Outfight’ emphasizes the enhancements possible to Quality of Life, ability to perform and enjoy activities of daily living.

Cost: $10/class, or passes available (11 for the price of 10)
Registration or information: 604-777-5000 (Ext 2000)

BE-Fit

“BE-Fit” offers brain exercise and fitness, helping to enhance and maintain body and brain health!  It’s for you, a healthy life and increasing energy and being sound in mind and body.  Let’s get fit together.

Cost: $10/class, or passes available (11 for the price of 10)
Registration or information: 604-777-5000 (Ext 2000)

Kenko Talks

In 2018, Nikkei Seniors Society started running ‘Kenko Talks’, a series of educational seminars to discuss important topics and issues facing today’s seniors. The series has addressed a number of topics about health care and planning for the future as we age.

Next Talk Topic:  Financial Planning in Your Senior Years
Date:
Date TBA
Registration: 604-777-5000 (Ext 2000) or srhousing@nikkeiplace.org

DoRaku (Eat, Chat, Relax)

DoRaku is a program designed to help keep seniors stay healthy and independent.  This weekly program will include a health check; exercise, lunch and lecture. Each week is a round table discussion on topics of interests or concern or needs of seniors.  The program directly benefits 10-15 seniors.

Contact:
Yoko Watase
ywatase@nikkeiplace.org

Iki Iki Lively Lively!

Iki Iki Lively Lively! is a dementia-friendly social connection program with activities focusing on wellness, communication, companionship and engagement in a social environment. Core activities include: oseteofit, art table, lunch, sing-a-long and chatting time. The program directly benefits 12 seniors today, with a goal of benefiting 30-50 seniors as the program expands.

Contact:
Cost: Average cost is $20 /per session (must participate in the whole series)
Yoko Watase
ywatase@nikkeiplace.org

Healthy Clinic

Healthy Clinic educates and supports seniors with health information about chronic conditions they live with. It includes a group discussion and workshop encouraging peer-to-peer dialogue. Dr. Asae Tanaka will offer physician support and lead the ‘medical’ side of the information and forum at Healthy Clinic.

Contact:
Yoko Watase
ywatase@nikkeiplace.org

Open Door Programs

Our “Open Door” programs make several in-house programs of Nimi Nikkei Home available to the broader community. Some of these activities include ChairFit, Tea & Chat, and others still in development. Check out the latest schedule for more information on classes being offered. Limited openings available.