Welcoming & Age Friendly Groups Workshop

Posted on 9 July 2018

Type: Public Notice


Morwell Club 136 Helen Street, Morwell: Tuesday 31 July, 3pm to 5pm

The workshop has been designed as part of the Connecting Seniors Project, and is aimed at reducing loneliness & isolation and re-engaging individuals within the community.

The workshop is based on research provided by successful local community groups and interested individuals. The workshop will identify what special practices make a Club/Group Welcoming & Age Friendly.This workshop will cover:

  • The impacts of loneliness and Isolation on older people in the community
  • Appointing a Welcome Mentor
  • A self-assessment to establish Welcome & Friendly objectives
  • Breaking down cliques

The benefits of attending the workshop for the group include:

  • Increasing member numbers
  • Opportunity to create new partners within the community
  • Increasing group profile
  • Promotional opportunities

Afternoon tea provided.

For more information and to book visit: https://welcomingandagefriendlygroupsworkshop.eventbrite.com.au