Keep Learning

Services than can help older people to keep learning with a little help and support

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Later life can be a great time to learn new skills or get involved in local workshops and projects. Courses such as the ones being offered to the over 65's at Oaklands College can help you connect more easily with your loved ones and can benefit your wellbeing.

Getting to Grips with your Smartphone is just one of the courses Oaklands College has been running for the over 65's

On this course they explore mobile 'apps', how to search, download and delete them, phone storage, how to transfer pictures, understanding common terminology, how you can amend your phone settings and more. To find out more about the course for the over 65's please contact Oaklands College on 01727 737154 or email

Step2Skills offer a variety of different courses for health and wellbeing along with crafts and arts. There is something for everyone for people of all ages including courses to help you stay on track with IT issues.find out more here