Upcoming SALT Workshops - Free for members!
We are delighted to offer our SALT (Sharing and Learning Together) workshops specially designed for grandparent and kin/whanau caregivers with the aim of 'growing stronger grandparents, growing stronger grandchildren.'
These workshops are free to GRG members and will next be held in:
About the Facilitators
Gisborne on Tuesday 11 August 2015 9:30am to 2pm
Kaitaia on Tuesday 25 August 2015 9:30am to 2pm
and Diana East
both have many years experience as adult learning facilitators and trainers. Their workshops are fun, very interactive and strengths-based, covering:
Feedback from previous participants shows that positive learning experiences such as SALT really bolsters resilience and helps grandparents to cope better in their roles.
- Identifying participants' internal and external strengths;
- Examining the impact of caring and changes in relationships and lifestyles since taking on the caregiver role;
- Identifying one impact or change that each participant would like to work on.
- The concept of resilience and how that can be harnessed to improve the lives of grandparents and the children they care for.
Numbers at each workshop will be limited to a maximum of 18 participants so you will need to register your interest quickly!
Please do this by phoning Diana East on 0800 472 637 ext 6 or by email