Healthy Aging at Your Library: Connecting Older Adults to Health Information

There are no sessions currently scheduled for this class, the following information may be out of date.

3 Hours

Class Description:

This "train the trainer" class is designed to help librarians assist their older adult patrons find health resources on the Internet. Discover techniques for teaching seniors, locate good resources for teaching them to use computers and finding health information, learn how you can help seniors with Medicare information, and learn about other senior health information resources.


  • Participants will be able to evaluate health information resources based on usability issues that affect older adults.
  • Participants will learn and practice techniques for teaching older adults to look for health information on the Internet.
  • Participants will be able to research health information for older adults on online resources from NIH and other recommended websites.

There are no available sessions of this class