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New Lungs in Action Class – Warners Bay NSW

The community of Warners Bay and it’s surrounding areas now have a safe and supportive maintenance exercise program available for those with chronic lung conditions and heart failure who have completed rehabilitation. Maintain the gains and call Matthew today! Location:                      Advanced Physiotherapy – 335 Hillsborough Road WARNERS BAY NSW 2282 Class Time & Day:     Tuesdays 12 noon Contact:                       Exercise Physiologist Matthew Kent on t: 02 4954 5330 or m: 0488 061 529 to find out more or to   enrol.

May 22, 2013 at 3:40 pm by Emma Gainer

New Lungs in Action Class Bowral, NSW

New Lungs in Action class available to the community of Bowral, in the NSW Southern Highlands.   Class Location: Senior Citizens Rooms, Corbett Gardens, Bowral   Day & Time: Monday 10.30-11.30am   Contact: Exercise Physiologist  Belinda Dowton on (02) 4861 4366  for more information on being involved.      

May 8, 2013 at 8:38 am by Emma Gainer

Visit Lung Foundation Australia at the Australian Fitness & Health Expo to obtain an expo deal and go in the running to win!

Are you a fitness or exercise leader that wants to build upon your understanding of the disease process of COPD, Heart Failure & other common chronic lung conditions? Do you want to be able to recognise the limitations for exercising people with chronic lung conditions and Heart Failure, and be able to easily identify what the safety precautions are for these clients? Or do you want to be able to distinguish the key components of exercise programming for those with chronic lung conditions and Heart Failure to ensure a greater health outcome for your clients? … If you have said yes to any of the questions above, the Lungs in Action Online Theory is for you!     To mark Lung Foundation Australia’s attendance at this weekend’s Australian Fitness and Health Expo in Sydney from Friday April 19th to Sunday April 21st, the Lungs in Action Online Theory is currently available at a limited EXPO price of $175 + GST. For those in attendance at the expo that enroll and pay for the Lungs in Action Online Theory will also go in the draw to WIN  back their training costs! To find out more about the Lungs in Action Online Theory training or other Lung Foundation Australia training options, contact Program Manager Emma Gainer : emma@lungfoundation.com.au or visit us at our stand; N18 at this weekend’s expo in Sydney. We look forward to meeting you all at the expo!

April 16, 2013 at 1:30 pm by Emma Gainer

Congratulations PACE Health Management

Congratulations to the team at PACE Health Management, who have been announced as the winner of the ESSA 2012 Exercise Physiology Practice of the Year award. Lung Foundation Australia is happy to have PACE Health Management as a valued provider of the Lungs in Action program within Victoria. To find the location details of the PACE Health Management Lungs in Action classes, or other Lungs in Action locations across the country visit: http://lungsinaction.com.au/class-locations/

April 10, 2013 at 5:22 pm by Emma Gainer

Lung Foundation Australia at the Australian Fitness & Health Expo – Sydney 19-21 April

Come and visit the Lung Foundation stand at the upcoming Australian Fitness & Health Expo on at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre from the 19 – 21 April 2013. We will be located at stand Number: N18 where you will have the opportunity to meet with us face- to-face and learn more about  services and new training opportunities. There will be expo only discounts available and the possibility to win a training course! We encourage you to secure your tickets online. Click here and enter promo code EXHIBIT. I look forward to seeing you at the Australian Fitness & Health Expo! Regards, Emma

March 25, 2013 at 5:02 pm by Emma Gainer

New Rosebud Lungs in Action Class

Pace Health Management are happy to announce that in addition to their Malvern and Frankston locations they are now running Lungs in Action in Rosebud. Class Location: Rosebud Physiotherapy Clinic: 40 Boneo Road, Rosebud 3186 Day & Time: Fridays 1-2 pm Contact: Exercise Physiologist  Nathan Morcroft 03 5986 3655 for more information on being involved.

February 19, 2013 at 9:12 am by Emma Gainer

2 NEW Lungs in Action Classes now available in VICTORIA

January has seen the launch of 2 new Lungs in Action classes in Templestowe and Hastings, Victoria.  The Templestowe Lungs in Action class now runs every Tuesday from 11.30 am – 12.30 pm (No classes over school holidays – runs by terms) at the Bulleen & Templestowe Community House.  Please call instructor Jane O’Brien  0418 308 707 for further information or to enrol. The Hastings Lungs in ACtion Class now runs every  Thursday from 11.00am – 12.00pm at the Pelican Park Recreation Centre. Please call Rosemarie Ackland on  1300 850 197 for further information or to enrol. Remember to view all available Lungs in Action Classes nation wide visit our class location map at: http://lungsinaction.com.au/class-locations/   http://lungsinaction.com.au/class-locations/

February 13, 2013 at 8:50 am by Emma Gainer

We are now known as ‘Lung Foundation Australia’

New name…  same great foundation! New Office: Level 2, 11 Finchley St Milton QLD New Postal Address: PO BOX 1949 4064    

January 3, 2013 at 5:38 am by Emma Gainer

New Lungs in Action Website and Training Portal

Lung Foundation Australia is proud to launch the new Lungs in Action Website and upgrade of the online training platform. As a part of our continual quality management of the Lungs in Action training package, over the festive season the Lungs in Action training platform received an upgrade to Moodle 2.4 to optimize the training experience and usability for our online learners. The website will continue to be developed and refined, so make sure to visit the site regularly to obtain any updated information. If you would like to give any feedback on either the new website layout or content or the upgraded training portal, please do not hesitate to contact the program manager.    

January 1, 2013 at 7:15 am by Mariano Aran