Weekly Updates Blog

Many times a week I get asked, "why did you become a nonprofit?"  I usually say, "because we are here to care for people, and it made sense to do that as a nonprofit."  Although, admittedly, the answer is quite broader than that.  And, maybe the question is much deeper than that. What does being a nonprofit business mean?  Well, society usually has many different answers to this.  Factually, a 501c3 public charity is generally
June 30, 2017 – Rochester, Minn. — Melanie Brennan announced today that Exercisabilities received an important grant from Mayo Clinic for the support of their Forever Strong Medical Fitness and Rehabilitation Program. “Without donations from the community such as this, many of our clients with difficult physical abilities and medical conditions would not be able to afford access to this level of assistance with their ongoing rehabilitation and wellness.  The assistance that we provide is
By Zach Curry, CPT I have been working with clients who are living with PD for the past three years now. I wasn’t sure how it was going to go or how I was going to feel about it. All I had ever heard when it came to Parkinson’s was that it was a neurological disease like Alzheimer’s and dementia and that researchers were trying to find a causation and a cure. When I first
Exercisabilities is excited to add Yoga to our class offerings in May!  Sara Atkinson, formally of Breath Yoga Studios, will begin to offer classes in our mind body studio on May 16th.  She brings more than 10 years of yoga teaching experience in the Rochester area.   Classes will include many different types of yoga with a focus on breath and movement awareness.  Sara has worked in consultation with Dr. Melanie Brennan, DPT, to develop themed

Happy Holidays!

s We have many things at Exercisabilities this holiday season to be grateful for.  Our clients are the best in the world!  Our staff are amazing!  And we finally have news that we purchased a new facility this week!!  The 9,300 sq foot facility will make it possible for us to expand our services and better serve all of our current clients with more space, more equipment, and less chaos!!  We are working to add