Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning

Hodges University’s Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) was established in 1996 by the university and local leaders as the first lifelong learning program in Collier County. The CLL provides quality year-round educational programs to adults in the community at a reasonable cost. The CLL is a member-directed, multigenerational learning community that invites participants to experience diverse, collaborative, life-enhancing intellectual and social activities. The broad-based curriculum includes stimulating discussion groups, lectures, field trips

Getting Started – How to Find the Right Resource Information for You in Sarasota, Mantaee, and Charlotte Counties

Finding the right information at the right time can be challenging when a major life event happens. Many people do not know where to begin. Others find it hard to admit they need help. Some people do not use computers. Each person has unique needs and every community is different. Information must be tailored to each person and community. Where to start? 2-1-1 and Elder Helpline services offer free, confidential community resource information and referral.

Age-Friendly Sarasota: A Community for All Ages

Sarasota County is part of a network of more than 280 cities and communities worldwide promoting greater health and well-being for people of all ages through Age-Friendly Sarasota, an initiative to engage government, businesses, organizations and residents to build a lifelong community.   The age-friendly designation, which was presented by the World Health Organization (WHO) and AARP, makes Sarasota County one of more than 70 communities across the United States and the first in Florida

Capitalize on a Lifetime of Learning

Capitalize on a lifetime of learning If you are a life-long student still hoping to complete that dream of a bachelor’s degree, consider the Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies at Boise State University. This degree is designed to help adults successfully complete a degree while balancing life with school. Whether it’s to show your children or grandchildren that it’s never too late to seek out education or something that you want to check off

Professional Advancement Certificate in Gerontology

  The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) offers two opportunities to attend the Professional Advancement Certificate in Gerontology (PACG) course in the Denver metro area and one in Colorado Springs. UCCS has a long and respected history of providing educational opportunities in gerontology for aging services and healthcare professionals, individuals, family members, and other professionals.  One mission of the Gerontology Center is to educate Coloradans about the broad range of issues facing them

Capitalize on a Lifetime of Learning

Capitalize on a lifetime of learning If you are a life-long student still hoping to complete that dream of a bachelor’s degree, consider the Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies at Boise State University. This degree is designed to help adults successfully complete a degree while balancing life with school. Whether it’s to show your children or grandchildren that it’s never too late to seek out education or something that you want to check off