UF Nursing to host Technology Senior Workshop  

Alachua County Senior Recreation Center
Alachua County Senior Recreation Center.
Photo courtesy of Alachua County

The UF College of Nursing will be hosting a Technology for Seniors Workshop to help seniors stay connected in the digital age.  

The workshop will run from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 19, at the Alachua Senior Recreation Center (5701 NW 34th Blvd).

Seniors will have the chance to learn how to navigate their phones and use tools such as texting, FaceTime or calling.  

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The training will be step-by-step and will help break down the complexities of technology. After the training, there will be time for questions participants may have.  

Some of the highlights of the workshop include: 

  • A 30-45 minute guided tutorial on technology usage 
  • A comprehensive PowerPoint presentation on essential functions like texting, making calls, and using FaceTime for video chats 
  • Individual assistance for specific technology or phone use questions 
  • A valuable take-home packet, serving as your tech reference guide for the future 
  • An open Q & A session for lingering tech-related queries. 

To register for this informative workshop or for more information, please email Gianna Pecora at g.pecora@ufl.edu

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