Monthly Archives: October 2016

Celebration of older people continues throughout October

Older People's Day 2016A RAFT of events across the country helped mark Older People’s Day 2016 on October 1 – and residents in East Sussex have plenty more to look forward to.

There are a range of activities and events remaining in a two-month ‘Full of Life’ programme backed by East Sussex County Council and East Sussex Seniors’ Association, in partnership with leisure centres, local councils, charities and community and voluntary organisations. Continue reading

New IT sessions help boost job prospects

IT For You scheme running in East Sussex librariesPEOPLE in East Sussex can get help applying for work online and access other online services – thanks to a new service being offered in libraries.

The IT for You sessions offer people the chance to spend time in small groups getting one-to-one tuition to help use laptops and tablets to improve their skills and search for jobs. Continue reading