Keeping older adults moving and connected with their communities

Season 1, Episode 3,  May 01, 2020, 08:00 AM

Strategic Director, Eve Holt, is joined by Beth Mitchell from GreaterSport's Active Ageing Programme, Nicola Waterworth from Greater Manchester Ageing Hub and the Centre for Ageing Better and Jane McDermott from University of Manchester's healthy ageing research group. All three work closely together to keep adults moving in later life as part of the system working to deliver on the Age Friendly Strategy for Greater Manchester. Listen as they discuss the challenges some older people face when trying to keep moving in an ever-increasing digital world, and how those working with older adults in Greater Manchester are adapting to ensure the older adults in our communities remain healthy, active and socially connected both during covid-19 and beyond. Guest details; Jane McDermott: @JaneMcdermott26 @HealthyAgeingR1 Nicola Waterworth: @GMAgeingHub Beth Mitchell: @GreaterSport

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