TUESDAY FORUMS: Zoom or equivalent online. 10.30am to 12pm
If you wish to join any of these classes (where places are available), please seek to enrol online (click the MEMBERSHIP button to log-in or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org).
7/9 Public Health – the VicHealth Phenomenon: Lyn Watson.
On Oct 5th, the U3A Yarra City Ageing Well group is holding a forum about connecting community groups to promote active and healthy ageing in the City of Yarra.
We have been fortunate enough to secure Dr Sandro Demaio as a keynote speaker for this. Sandro is the CEO of VicHealth and we think it apt to introduce this organisation: the world’s first health promotion foundation.
14/9 The City of Yarra's Active Healthy Ageing Strategy. Speaker: Cheryle Gray.
What are the links to the WHO Age Friendly Cities' 8 domains?
Becoming a member of the Age Friendly Network;
What are the requirements?
What are the benefits?
Is there a cost?
NEW ONLINE COURSES
U3As from across Victoria are currently offering online courses and activities that have vacancies.
To find out more go to U3A Network Victoria (www.u3avictoria.com.au) and under the tab for Join A Local U3A, click on Open Courses and Activities.
U3A - the University of the Third Age - is an international movement that encourages people to take part in lifelong learning for pleasure. U3A allows people to enjoy educational, creative, social and leisure activities in a relaxed environment at low cost. There are no prior qualifications, no exams and no degrees awarded.
U3A Yarra City aims to
Provide opportunities for seniors for lifelong learning and social activity
Harness the cultural diversity, life experience and knowledge of older people
Provide affordable self-help educational and recreational programs for mature adults
Foster relationships with other community organisations which have complementary or compatible aims