As part of the Physical Therapy Assistance program at NWTC Marinette, the students take part in a service-learning project called ‘Keep Stepping’, which is a free program geared for adults 55 of age and older. Cortany Shearer, Physical Therapist Assistant of NWTC Marinette says, “this is a program where my students put together an individualized plan of care for a client.”

Shearer says, “this is a health and wellness promotional program.”

The ‘Keep Stepping’ program is held at the NWTC Marinette Campus beginning March 1st through April 28th from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Individuals interested in participating must have written medical consent from their doctor. No direct referral needed. Masks are required; however, accommodations can be made. To sign up, you can go to the NWTC Marinette Campus or call (715) 735-9361.