Strive for Wellness

The Northwell Health Strive for Wellness Program at Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Services (STARS) is designed to meet the needs of our community members who have suffered a spinal cord injury or are neurologically impaired. The program provides patients an alternative to standard gyms, allowing them to train in a safe and accessible environment with the specialized equipment that will help them meet their fitness goals. 

The state-of-the-art gym includes:

  • Cybex wheelchair accessible resistive equipment
  • Functional Electric Stimulation (FES) bikes for upper and lower extremity
  • Easy glider & standing frames
  • Biodex Unweighting System
  • Electric adjustable parallel bar
  • Trained staff and volunteers are on-site to assist clients, trainers, family members and aides in the safe and effective use of the gym equipment 

Program Fees:

  •  Fitness screening & 1st months membership fee $100
  •  Monthly fee $80
  •  45 minute FES bike session $25
  •  45 minute unweighting system gait training session $25
  •  60 minute one –on-one fitnness session $80 

For more information you can download our brochure here

Location:
STARS East Meadow
801 Merrick Ave
EastMeadow, NY 11554

Independent gym program
Hours:
Monday-Thursday
7:00 am – 9:00 am
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

All other services by appointment

For more information:
Call (516) 393-8942