Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

01/21/2011 -- CCAC–South Campus partners with the Arthritis Foundation to offer exercise program

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)–South Campus is once again partnering with the Arthritis Foundation to offer an exercise program for people suffering from arthritis or arthritis-related conditions. Beginning February 14, the classes will be held at Bethel Park Gracious Living every Monday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

The exercises are gentle and joint-safe and will be taught by an Arthritis Foundation certified instructor. The low-impact class is designed to relieve stiffness and decrease arthritis pain so that participants will find increased confidence in their ability to continue daily activities.

There will be 10 sessions total and the cost of the program is $59. For more information or to register, please visit http://shopcommunityed.ccac.edu or call 412.469.6358.

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About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.