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POSTPONED: Senior Peer Counselor Training

To become a Senior Peer Counselor, volunteers participate in two, three and a half-hour training sessions each week for a total of five weeks. During the sessions, volunteers learn the skills they need to be active listeners, recognize and respond to grief, depression, and anxiety, and work with diverse cultures. Volunteers who speak Mandarin, Tagalog, or Spanish, or who identify as LGBTQ+, are encouraged to apply! Prospective volunteer counselors should: Be age 55+ Live in…

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POSTPONED: Senior Peer Counselor Training

To become a Senior Peer Counselor, volunteers participate in two, three and a half-hour training sessions each week for a total of five weeks. During the sessions, volunteers learn the skills they need to be active listeners, recognize and respond to grief, depression, and anxiety, and work with diverse cultures. Volunteers who speak Mandarin, Tagalog, or Spanish, or who identify as LGBTQ+, are encouraged to apply! Prospective volunteer counselors should: Be age 55+ Live in…

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POSTPONED: Senior Peer Counselor Training

To become a Senior Peer Counselor, volunteers participate in two, three and a half-hour training sessions each week for a total of five weeks. During the sessions, volunteers learn the skills they need to be active listeners, recognize and respond to grief, depression, and anxiety, and work with diverse cultures. Volunteers who speak Mandarin, Tagalog, or Spanish, or who identify as LGBTQ+, are encouraged to apply! Prospective volunteer counselors should: Be age 55+ Live in…

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POSTPONED: Senior Peer Counseling

To become a Senior Peer Counselor, volunteers participate in two, three and a half-hour training sessions each week for a total of five weeks. During the sessions, volunteers learn the skills they need to be active listeners, recognize and respond to grief, depression, and anxiety, and work with diverse cultures. Volunteers who speak Mandarin, Tagalog, or Spanish, or who identify as LGBTQ+, are encouraged to apply! Prospective volunteer counselors should: Be age 55+ Live in…

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POSTPONED: Senior Peer Counseling Training

To become a Senior Peer Counselor, volunteers participate in two, three and a half-hour training sessions each week for a total of five weeks. During the sessions, volunteers learn the skills they need to be active listeners, recognize and respond to grief, depression, and anxiety, and work with diverse cultures. Volunteers who speak Mandarin, Tagalog, or Spanish, or who identify as LGBTQ+, are encouraged to apply! Prospective volunteer counselors should: Be age 55+ Live in…

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APP-y HOUR for ages 55+

Do you use technology? Learn more about how you can access resources for your health and well being. Join us on Monday Feb 10th from 12 – 1:00, to meet with Arlene Aquino for an “APP-y Hour!” Topic: TBA. Optional: bring your smart phone, laptop, or tablet to get hands-on help. All abilities and experience welcome. A light luncheon will be served. RSVP to Arlene by Feb 7: aaquino@peninsulafamilyservice.org or 650-403-4300 x4327  

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LGBTQ+ ages 55+ Museum Field Trip

LOCAL MUSEUM FIELD TRIP: Join us on Fri Feb 7 at 1:30pm for a FREE 1 hr. tour of the San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA 94063. Explore local San Mateo County history from the time of original Native American residents to today, including some of the highlights of the museum’s long-term exhibits. The hour-long tour starts in the Rotunda at 2pm. We plan to meet at the museum. If you need…

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LGBTQ+ BOOK CLUB for ages 55+

LGBTQ+ BOOK CLUB: Wed Feb 5th, 4:30 – 6pm: Come and learn about LGBTQ+ culture and community, and enjoy friendly discussion with like-minded people! Open to Friends and Allies, too. February’s book is On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. “At once a witness to the fraught yet undeniable love between a single mother and her son, it is also a brutally honest exploration of race, class, and masculinity…. [A]s much about the power…

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Android Phone Workshop

Having difficulty hearing or seeing on your Android smartphone? Attend a FREE training and make your Android smartphone work better for you! Learn how to: • Make your Android smartphone louder and easier to hear • Send text messages • Connect Bluetooth devices • Operate the basic functions of your Android smartphone… and much more!

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iPhone Workshop

Having difficulty hearing or seeing on your iPhone? Attend a FREE training and make your iPhone work better for you! Learn how to: • Make your iPhone louder and easier to hear • Send text messages • Turn your iPhone into a magnifier • Connect Bluetooth devices • Operate the basic functions of your iPhone…and much more!

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