Virtual classes available to help Michigan's older adults stay social

Posted at 3:22 PM, Dec 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-03 15:22:33-05

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has launched virtual classes on GetSetUp to help older adults stay social during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From a social hour to discuss the Red Wings or Pistons, to tips on how to host a Zoom holiday gathering, to financial planning, there are a number of classes older adults can choose from.

You can read through the class options and sign up here.

If you need assistance signing up, you can also email or call 1-888-559-1614.

New members are asked to take an orientation class, you can find it here.

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