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Dementia Awareness Award Level 2

by Isha Arora -

Do you support a friend or family member who has dementia?
Or are you a health or care professional looking to support individuals with dementia?


Enrol on our 18 weeks ‘Dementia Awareness Award Level 2’ online course

to develop the knowledge and skills required when providing positive care for people with dementia.

The course starts on Thursday 23 February 2023 from 6pm to 9:30pm.

For more information call 01895 556 455 or email - lo’leary@hillingdon.gov.uk


Six IT/Digital Skills sessions at Uxbridge Library

by Isha Arora -

 Are you struggling to adapt to the challenges and
opportunities of everyday online activities?

 

Learn Hillingdon are running six FREE IT/Digital Skills sessions at Uxbridge Library, High Street, UB8 1HD on the following dates from 10am – 12pm.

Book your session today and take a step towards learning new things and gaining confidence in using technology in your everyday life.

  • Learning for Everyday Life – Get Started with Email on 27/1/2023: Increase your confidence in communicating online through email. Get tips for organising your inbox and learn about keeping safe whilst communicating online.
  • Learning for Everyday Life – Get to Know Your iPhone on 3/2/2023: Learn the main features and controls of your own iPhone, change accessibility settings to make it easier for you to use and get to grips with useful apps.
  • Learning for Everyday Life – Internet Safety on 7/2/2023: Discover how to use the internet as well as learning about keeping safe online.
  •  Learning for Everyday Life – Get to Know Your iPad on 10/2/2023: Get to know the main features and controls of your own iPad, change accessibility settings to make it easier for you to use and get to grips with useful apps.
  • Learning for Everyday Life - Accessing Online Council Services on 24/2/2023: The session will help you to register for ‘My Account’ and find information about local services on the Hillingdon Council website.
  • Learning for Everyday Life - Shopping online on 3/3/2023: Learn how to shop online safely. You can save time and money by doing your shopping online: compare prices, get great deals and even have everything delivered directly to your door.

 For further information or to book a place, please email Tricia at familylearning@hae-acl.ac.uk or call 01895 556252


Workshop - Managing Exam stress

by Isha Arora -
Are you feeling stressed about your upcoming exams?

Join us for an online workshop on 'Managing Exam Stress’ by CNWL Talking Therapies to learn tools to manage and deal with exam stress and anxiety.

Date: Tuesday 17th January

Time: 12:30-1:30 pm

Where: Online via Zoom

To access the session please sign up with the link : https://talkingtherapies.cnwl.nhs.uk/.../registration...


Emotional health and wellbeing courses

by Isha Arora -


Take the first step in your wellbeing journey with our free courses that are delivered in a safe and supportive environment.
                                             - Eating for Optimal Health, starts 12/01/2023
                                             - Therapeutic Gardening for Spring, starts 21/02/2023
                                             - Managing & Reducing Stress in Your Life, starts 27/02/2023
                                             - Improve Your Health & Wellbeing with Hatha Yoga, starts 28/02/2023

To enrol, please call 01895 556 248 or email emotionalwellbeing@hae-acl.ac.uk to receive the booking form.
Alternatively, please click on the link to access the wellbeing courses: Learn Hillingdon - Wellbeing Courses Booking Form 

Free digital skills workshop

by Isha Arora -

Last few remaining spaces available! Free digital skills workshop - Accessing Online Council Services

This Friday morning at South Ruislip Adult Education Centre (above South Ruislip Library).



Did you know there’s lots of useful information and support available on the Hillingdon Council website? We’re running a free workshop to help you find the information you’re looking for, whether you want to apply for a Hillingdon First Card or access the new ‘My Account’ portal, find out more about support with the cost of living, or order more recycling, garden waste bags or food waste boxes to be delivered to your home. You’ll also find out how to search for local events and activities taking place around the borough.

Booking essential – please call 01895 556248 or email southruislip@hae-acl.ac.uk to book your space.



Adult education podcast

by Isha Arora -

The UxbridgeFM Podcast - EP19 - November 2022

Listen to our Service Manager, Debbie Scarborough, on Uxbridge FM about the adult education in the London Borough of Hillingdon.
Thank you, Steve and the team, at Uxbridge FM for the opportunity and the podcast link.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jr_4QuPUfuQ

To find out more about the courses on offer, visit our website Learn Hillingdon - Hillingdon Council or call any of our centres.


Christmas Jumper Day 2022

by Isha Arora -

 


Christmas Jumper Day 2022


We're taking part in Christmas Jumper Day on Thursday 8th December!

Join the fun and sprinkle this festive season with merriment and more!
All the learners and staff members are invited to wear their festive jumpers on the day and bring in a small donation for Save the Children.


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