Get Moving

Virtual Recreation Get Moving

Explore fun ways to get moving and keep active while at home. 

Local Resources 


  • Backyardtisan- Guide to Backyard Activities
  • Chair Yoga- Chair yoga is a variation of traditional yoga, where the individual uses a chair to ease the intensity of stretching the body while allowing the mind to relax.
  • Chair Exercise- An energetic aerobic chair exercise class that is safe, heart healthy, and gentle on the joints. Increase strength, balance and range of motion.
  • Meditation- Meditate from the comfort of a chair. Meditations can reduce stress and anxiety, improve immune system through breathing and allowing mind to relax.
  • Stretch Your Body- Try these 15 at-home stretches you should do every day to relieve stress, increase blood flow and posture. 
  • Family Friendly Cardio Workout Video- This video is a great 15 minute cardio workout for all ages.
  • Activity Cube Template- Exercise at home with your while family using this great tool. 
  • 87 Energy-Busting Games for Kids - Fun Indoor games and activities.
  • At Home Exercises provided by Healthy Aging Association - Group fitness routines you can do at home
  • Nike Training Club - Provides free workouts for everything from bodyweight-only sessions, invigorating yoga classes, targeted training programs, and full-equipment home workouts for all fitness levels.
  • Fitness Blender Kids Workout - 25 Minute Fun Workout for Kids at Home.
  • GoNoodle - Movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts 

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Friendship Line California- 1(888) 670-1360 The Friendship Line, a free 24-hour "warm" line for older adults and caregivers.  Even in these challenging times, friendship is always a phone call away.