PRESENTED BY: The National Center to Reframe Aging, part of the Gerontological Society of America.
WHERE: Online via Zoom (link will be sent to all registrants by September 11)
DESIGNED FOR: Leaders and managers from non-profit, government, faith-based, healthcare and business groups dedicated to creating age-friendly organizations by changing the conversation around growing older and nurturing anti-ageist communities.
This online session will:
Provide an overview of the goals and actions of the National Center to Reframe Aging
Explore how we can all be part of changing the conversation around aging in Illinois
Introduce the value of framing communications to better understand aging
Reveal how your organization can deepen their understanding of reframing aging
Participants will be eligible to apply for a 4-part advanced online training taking place from Sep 27 to Oct 25, 2023.
If selected for advanced training organizations commit to:
Identifying 2 people from their organization to complete the training
Developing a project that begins reframing the conversation around growing older
Applying for a $2,500 grant to support their project through the CUC Center for Gerontology
Receiving technical project assistance from the Center to Reframe Aging and the CUC Center for Gerontology
Sharing project results
ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR PARTICIPANTS
Following the September 13 session, applications for advanced training will be open until September 20, 2023.
Interested in advanced training? Express your interest by contacting Beth Truett, Project Leader: firstname.lastname@example.org OR 708.271.2834 (mobile/text)