19 October 2018 UK Age Friendly Cities Network
Glenda Watt represented SOPA at the UK Age Friendly Cities Network held in the impressive Belfast City Hall. Also in the picture are Carole Clark, Leeds; Jo Garsden, Greater Manchester; David Thorley, Manchester; Natalie Turner Centre for Age Friendly Communities;Steve Hutton, Ageing Well Wales;
Adam Rees, Age Friendly Bristol; Ange Jones, Centre for Ageing Better.
As an associate member of the UK Age Friendly Network of Communities Steering Group, Glenda Watt of SOPA met with others of the Network in Belfast on 18 & 19 October 2018 to discuss its programme of activities for the coming year and contribute to an exchange learning event hosted by Gillian McEvoy of Belfast City Council. This included NI ‘s Public Health Agency, Age NI and Members of Greater Belfast Seniors Forums who spoke of their priorities for older people in Belfast.