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COTA
Seniors Peer Education Centre

Seniors Peer Education Centre

The Seniors Peer Education Centre provides informative and interactive sessions to groups throughout South Australia on a variety of health and wellbeing issues affecting people over 50.
 
About Peer Education
Peer Education is the process of people who share common ground teaching and learning from one another.  COTA SA Seniors Peer Education Centre trains older people to talk to other older people about healthy ageing issues.
 
About the Sessions
  • Sessions are free of charge
  • Sessions are run by fully trained volunteer Peer Educators
  • Most sessions are available throughout South Australia
  • Sessions have a practical focus including discussion of simple strategies to deal with the issues raised
  • Sessions are designed to be interactive – attendees are encouraged to share their own ideas and experiences
 
Available Topics
COTA SA currently has guest speakers available on the following topics
Past topics
Funding for the following popular programs has ceased and therefore these sesssions are no longer available
  • Beyond maturity blues (funded by beyondblue)
  • Controlling my own life - Making the most of Consumer Directed Care
  • Medicines and You (funded by NPS MedicineWise)
  • Pills & Spills - falls prevention and Pills & Spills - medicines (not currently available due to redevelopment, and a new project will be advised soon)
What now?
Click here if you would like to Book a Session  for your club, organisation or group
Or Contact Us  for more information