Media/ Press

Two Podcasts about BB4B

Susan was interviewed about BB4B for two podcasts in 2023! 

Erica Demarch’s “Balance Matters” (left)

Erin Eleuterio’s “Second Act Fit Pros” (right)

Click to listen or find them where you get your podcasts! 

Ballroom Basics for Balance in the News:

“Student Perspective: Taking Time Away From Class” by Jennifer Scharenbrock (former BB4B volunteer) in GeriNotes

“Protecting individuals from falling turned out to be just the beginning of what I was going to learn throughout my year of volunteering with the organization. . . “

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“Dance to Gain Balance” by Stephanie Jean Tsang in Madison Commons

“Unlike other balance courses, this program tries to make the routine fun with basic ballroom dance steps and music. . . Indeed, participants have found this class to be more entertaining than what they have been doing in other facilities.”

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“Strictly Ballroom” by Kevin Brown in Health Sense

“. . .the program also educates participants about safe mobility and practice, and how to prevent falls. Additionally, they discuss factors that affect balance. Those include vision, vestibular or inner ear system, muscles, tendons and joints, as well as the brain.”

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“Senior Beat” Interview

(we’re in the second half)