Project Enhance News: July 2022

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National Park and Recreation Month

Welcome Newest EnhanceFitness Master Trainers

EnhanceWellness Affiliate Spotlight

COVID-19 Best Practice Guidance


July is National Park and Recreation Month

Project Enhance is proud to partner with NRPA and Park and Recreation Departments in cities across the country to improve access to proven programs and connect older adults and people aging with disabilities to their communities. Tune in to Age Friendly Civic Coffee Chat with Seattle Parks and Recreation or check out NRPA Community Wellness Hubs to learn more. What is one thing you wish people knew about the ways in which parks and recreation influence our lives?


Welcome our Newest EF Master Trainers!

Join us in welcoming T-Trainer Erin Coltvet’s cohort of new EnhanceFitness Master Trainers: Stacy Blanchard with Spectrum Community Services, Inc., Gail Walker with National Kidney Foundation of Michigan, Melissa Lambert with P.E.A.K Northwest/ Aging & Long Term Care of Eastern Washington and Liz Hamp with Sound Generations. From Coast to Coast they are leading the change!


EnhanceWellness Affiliate Spotlight

We are excited to welcome Asian Americans for Community Involvement! AACI serves individuals and families with cultural humility, sensitivity and respect, advocating for and serving the marginalized and ethnic communities in Santa Clara County, CA. This quarter, six AACI network partners serving Chinese, Spanish, Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese speaking participants have completed EW Coach training. We are pleased that AACI has chosen EW as a tool to assist in fulfilling their mission to strengthen the resilience and hope of diverse community members by improving their health and well-being.


New Resources in the Program Resource Portal

EF Affiliate Portal:

  • Insurance Reimbursement
  • Fidelity Overview

EF Instructor Portal:

  • Rate of Perceived Exertion Chart

Reminder: Expanded Program Resources now available to licensed EF and EW Affiliates and active EF instructors!

Program leaders can access new and improved secure resource webpages for EF Affiliates, EF Instructors and EW Affiliates, featuring training and implementation resources, videos, marketing materials, and more.

In order to access these pages, please contact us at projectenhance@soundgenerations.org to request your account.


Project Enhance® COVID-19 Best Practice Guidance

We recommend that all implementation be done in line with the policies of your organization and the current directives of public health agencies. Read the most recent update (May 2021) (PDF)


Let us help you build your capacity to reach more people and improve lives. Join upcoming EF Trainings and EW Trainings or contact projectenhance@soundgenerations.org to schedule yours today!