Category Archives: Workshops & Training

Workshops and talks round-up

Since the start of April 2015 Silverlinks has reached 2,564 older people through our Pass it On and Thinking Ahead workshops and information sessions.    These are workshops, talks and talks delivered by our volunteers. Our “cascade” model means that all … Continue reading

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New film and “teach yourself” training materials launched

Have a look at our Resources for Older People page for our new interactive “teach yourself” modules about housing, care and related finance in later life,  which are available for you to download and work through in your own time. There are also links … Continue reading

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Information and Advice for Every Situation

Everybody is different, and as we get older we are as different to each other  as we were when we were younger! Not everybody wants the same things with regard to their homes and care, and everybody’s situation is different. … Continue reading

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Silverlinks Pass it On workshop in Newcastle

Vicki Jones (Silverlinks Training and Information Development Coordinator) has been on her travels again.  This time it was a trip to Brunswick Methodist Church in Newcastle Upon Tyne to deliver a Pass It On workshop at an Information Day for … Continue reading

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Pass it On workshop – Brighton

Today we hear from Nicola Benge, who delivered a Silverlinks Pass it On workshop for the Memories Past group in Brighton earlier this week.  “As a reminiscence and third age group facilitator through the Brighton based heritage organisation Strike a … Continue reading

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Eastleigh Older People Pass it On

Vicki Jones, the Silverlinks Training and Information Development Coordinator, visited Eastleigh Southern Parishes Older People’s Forum (ESPOPF) this week to deliver a Pass It On Workshop.  The ESPOPF is based in Eastleigh in Southampton and has a membership of over … Continue reading

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