'Senior Planet' Offers Classes and Workshops for People 60+

By: Laura McQuarrie - Feb 29, 2016
References: seniorplanet.org & swiss-miss
'Senior Planet' is the name of a co-working space in New York City that's designed for a community of aging adults who want to learn digital skills that are relevant in today's ever-changing world. The Exploration Centers for people ages 60 and up is part of a project from the non-profit group Older Adults Technology Services, which provides classes, workshops, lectures and events in order to help this demographic thrive in the digital world, remain relevant in the workplace or learn to better manage their health with widely available technology.

Online, Senior Planet also serves as an educational hub on topics like how to share Internet links with friends, as well as social and cultural content like for seniors in a range of categories such as lifestyle, fashion and health.