Age & Opportunity is delighted to be offering Changing Gears online this February and March. Designed to boost wellbeing and resilience, it is a four session course funded by the HSE that focuses on managing transitions in mid to later life.
Changing Gears offers participants (aged 50+) time to:
• Develop skills and techniques to build resilience and confidence in managing life-changes or transitions.
• Reframe transitions in their lives as opportunities with positive options, challenging negative stereotypes about ageing.
The programme allows participants to reflect on challenges they have experienced in the past and life-lessons they have learned. In this way strategies for building resilience and managing change draw on personal experience to create a more positive and fulfilling future.
Sessions cover: Life Transitions (Up to Now); Building Resilience (Here and Now); and Mapping the future (Where to from Here).
Dates: Mondays 13, 20, 27 February and 6 March 2023
Times: 11.00 am – 1.00 pm with a short comfort break.
To book your place on this programme, please e-mail Fiona at 𝗲𝗻𝗴𝗮𝗴𝗲@𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗼𝗽𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝘂𝗻𝗶𝘁𝘆.𝗶𝗲 and provide your postal address so handouts can be posted out to you prior to the course commencement date of 13 February 2023.
Please note that this programme has been funded by the HSE and is free of charge. Participation requires attendance at each of the four sessions (please do not book a place if you cannot attend on these dates).
Bookings will be made on a first come first served basis.