It's aiming to improve the quality of life of those involved.
A new wellness programme for people with chronic illness is underway in the midlands.
Exwell Medical has launched a free 12-week project at the Athlone Regional Sports Centre.
The programme is funded by Dublin Midlands Hospital Group and aims to improve the quality of life of participants involved.
Dr. Teresa Donnelly, consultant geriatrician at Tullamore Regional Hospital, says those partaking will benefit mentally and physically: