The Healthways SilverSneakers® Fitness Program is the nation’s leading exercise program designed exclusively for Medicare eligible members and offers an innovative blend of physical activity, healthy lifestyle and socially-oriented programming that allows older adults to take greater control of their health.
Come try a SilverSneakers® fitness class! Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement, and activity for daily living skills. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, and a ball are offered for resistance, and a chair is used for seated and/or standing support.
Classes are held on Mondays 10:30-11:30a.m., Wednesdays 10:00 -11:00 a.m., and Tuesdays and Fridays, 1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
SilverSneakers® socials are on the last Thursday of every quarter. They are held at the Brea Community Center at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise specified.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is SilverSneakers®?
It’s a fun, energizing program that helps older adults take greater control of their health by encouraging healthy activity and offering social events.
What would I receive as a SilverSneakers® member?
Membership gives you access to:
• A basic fitness membership at the Brea Fitness Center, as well as any participating location
across the country
• A trained Senior Advisor to introduce you to SilverSneakers, show you around the location, and
help you get started
• SilverSneakers fitness classes
• Quarterly socials with other Brea Fitness Center SilverSneakers® members and non-
members. Activities usually include meet & greets, games, guest speakers, and refreshments.
All are welcome so bring your friends!
How can I become a SilverSneakers® member?
Many leading health plans offer this program to Medicare-eligible members, 65 years of age or older. First, check with your insurance provider for eligibility. If you are eligible to join, bring your health plan ID card to the Brea Community Center and our front counter staff will be happy to take care of you. You can even take a free tour of the Fitness Center after enrolling – just ask!
For more information, call the Brea Fitness Center's Silver Sneakers Senior Advisors at 714-990-7109 or 714-990-7112.
Older Americans Month
You are invited to participate in free activities all month-long at the Brea Fitness Center. Since 1963, May has been designated as a month to appreciate and celebrate the vitality and aspirations of older adults and their contributions to our communities. Don’t miss out!