Partners

Partnerships help us to give more learning and socialization opportunities to more diverse older adults around the world. Read more about our partners, the stories partnerships make possible, and partnership success cases.

Growing through tea and manners with Monica Lewis
Growing through tea and manners with Monica L

Learn tea etiquette with the master of manners, Monica Lewis. She will go over the health benefits of tea and the proper way to host your next tea event.

At 72 Joe's leading Netspeak discussions and regularly practices Tai Chi
At 72 Joe's leading Netspeak discussions...

Joe makes it a point to take weekly GetSetUp classes, "It’s not just learning technology it is the whole social aspect of the platform that makes it unique.”

Melanie is finding purpose in retirement
Melanie is finding purpose in retirement

In retirement, Melanie uses her nutrition background to help others understand how to critically look at the information they receive regarding nutrition.

Susan B. is improving her balance and strength at 73 thanks to GetSetUp exercise classes
Susan B. is improving her balance and...

"I’m doing things that at 73 I never thought I would be doing!” said Susan.

Carol Believes GetSetUp Is The Answer For Younger Seniors Like Herself
Carol Believes GetSetUp Is The Answer For...

“I’m a younger senior. I don't want to rush up the street to the senior center with all the older people. I like sitting here. For me, I would rather sit here in my home"

Virtually Tour A Horse Farm With GetSetUp And Pal-O-Mine
Virtually Tour A Horse Farm With GetSetUp...

Alex from Pal-O-Mine Equestrian is sharing the benefits of horses for all ages in a live hour of horsing around on a farm.

Sharon Harvey-Rosenberg Finds A Broader World Through GetSetUp
Sharon Harvey-Rosenberg Finds A Broader World

“Ed and I came for the tablets but we also got access to GetSetUp. It made our world bigger again," who has been using GetSetUp for personal growth during the pandemic.

Ed Is Overcoming Obstacles To Pursue His Education In Every Stage Of His Life
Ed Is Overcoming Obstacles To Pursue...

Ed said, “GetSetUp has really been a great experience for both Sharon and me. I just love learning about different things. I especially enjoy the business classes.”

Creating Connection Through Canva and Zoom
Creating Connection Through Canva and Zoom

Gail has found a community that she can take anywhere with her. It's accessible and adaptable as it continues to empower and teach older adults how to pursue their...

The Interest Group Spanish with Sam on GetSetUp Allows Learners To Practice And Learn Basic Spanish
The Interest Group Spanish with Sam on...

“I’d like to encourage more people to get involved in GetSetUp. There are lots of people who might not know about so it's important to get the word out to seniors!”

Trina Is Restarting A New Phase Of Her Life With Support From The YMCA And GetSetUp
Trina Is Restarting A New Phase Of Her Life..

Trina had never heard about GetSetUp until she got the first email about it from her local YMCA.

ReJean Is Bringing Greenery To GetSetUp With The Gardening Interest Group
ReJean Is Bringing Greenery To GetSetUp With

ReJean spent much of her youth in Ohio but for quite some time now has been a Colorado native.

Rosie Is Learning Something New With Each GetSetUp Class
Rosie Is Learning Something New With Each Get

"Not only are [GetSetUp] classes educational it gives the seniors something to look forward to even after this pandemic is over. Being able to take classes, to ask...

Dick's Congregation Led Him To GetSetUp Now He's Sharing The Joy Of Learning With Others
Dick's Congregation Led Him To GetSetUp Now H

With pride, Dick Hewitt and his wife, Patt Hewitt, are self-proclaimed GetSetUp junkies. They can't seem to get enough of the great learning and socialization...

Reconnecting After 40 Years Thanks to A GetSetUp Cooking Class
Reconnecting After 40 Years Thanks to ....

I believe in synchronicity. I always feel that things happen for a reason. The idea that both of us would be in the same class at the same time with all the classes on..

Becky Knows GetSetUp Cares About Their Community
Becky Knows GetSetUp Cares About Their Commun

Becky, a GetSetUp Ambassador, shares her vaccine and other GetSetUp class experiences. “It’s lovely when I get to enjoy GetSetUp classes. I can see friend’s faces,...

MDHHS partners with GetSetUp to help residents navigate online COVID-19 vaccine information; Dr. Joneigh Khaldun to provide overview for older adults Thursday
MDHHS partners with GetSetUp to help ...

GetSetUp and MDHHS are offering sessions to walk older Michiganders through the Michigan COVID-19 vaccine website. The goal is to help them find their local health...

Chief Medical Officer from Michigan Shares a Vaccine Update on GetSetUp's Session Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021
Chief Medical Officer from Michigan Shares a

GetSetUp's live online Covid-19 Vaccine Information sessions are helping older adults learn where to go for information in their area and how to navigate their state...

A. Marlene Finds True Heart In Her GetSetUp Community
A. Marlene Finds True Heart In Her GetSetUp C

“It was so nice to have them listen and support me. In my next class, once my grandson got the heart, I could celebrate with them! It was just so nice...

Wendl Is Assuring Solo Agers Build Their Community And Their Tech Skills
Wendl Is Assuring Solo Agers Build...

“You have got to tap into the resources you need. You must have access and comfort with technology! You have to know how it works!" said Wendle.

MDHHS partners with GetSetUp to help residents cope with COVID-19 separation during the holidays
MDHHS partners with GetSetUp to help...

Older adults experiencing social isolation this season due to the COVID-19 pandemic have an opportunity to celebrate the holidays virtually with GetSetUp.

Learn How Shirley Has Gone From GetSetUp Learner To GetSetUp Guide
Learn How Shirley Has Gone From GetSetUp...

Shirley is learning new skills and helping seniors stay healthy by teaching her passion for the Hustle on GetSetUp. “I wanted to let seniors know that they can get up...

Learn How Diantha Got Past Her Initial Fear Of Computers To Go On To Use Technology Daily
Learn How Diantha Got Past Her Initial Fear..

“People have kind of bought into that conventional wisdom that older people are hopeless and naturally can’t get this tech stuff. It's not a natural part of aging to...

Michigan’s Partnership with GetSetUp Inspired Carol to learn how to start a Youtube Channel
Michigan’s Partnership with GetSetUp...

Carol’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s about 9 years ago now. So Carol left Texas where her 2 adult children still live to come and care for her mother...

GetSetUp Partners with Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to Make Its Interactive Learning Platform Accessible to 2.5 Million Older Adults
GetSetUp Partners with Michigan Department...

GetSetUp believes that life-long learning is an essential benefit for older adults, just like physical fitness.

GetSetUp Raises $10 Million in Funding to Accelerate Growth of Interactive Learning Platform for Older Adults
GetSetUp Raises $10 Million in Funding to...

GetSetUp Raises $10 Million in Funding to Accelerate Growth of Interactive Learning Platform for Older Adults

At 78 Kay Is Game To Try Anything - Learn How That Is Enhancing Her Life!
At 78 Kay Is Game To Try Anything - Learn...

Learning is enhancing Kay's life to help her learn new skills and stay connected with her family even though they are miles apart.

AgeSmart is making technology classes a resource for older adults even while senior centers are closed
AgeSmart is making technology classes a resou

Area agencies on aging help to provide older adults with the resources they need to stay in their homes and communities as long as possible like online learning...

Learn how Shikha is Expanding her Social Circle through Online Learning
Learn how Shikha is Expanding her Social Circ

“Because of COVID-19 and social isolation, distance learning has become so popular. I can be in a classroom, participate, and see others participate. It is more social...

Meet Audrey a GetSetup Ambassador Turning the Pandemic into a Blessing
Meet Audrey a GetSetup Ambassador Turning...

“I used to apologize for being a lifelong learner, being knowledgeable, and asking a lot of questions, however — who cares now! This became an opportunity to spread my...

Meet Len a YMCA member who learned how to market his business online with Y classes from GetSetUp
Meet Len a YMCA member who learned how to...

The GetSetUp platform has a lot to offer. It isn’t complicated and gives the user the ability to give feedback, ask questions, and follow up by giving a rating of the...

GetSetUp is here to Support Teachers in the Back to School Digital World
GetSetUp is here to Support Teachers in....

Schools need to provide Professional Learning opportunities for teachers to ensure they learn how to use diverse tools and technology.

Home Care Service Adds Education as a Benefit
Home Care Service Adds Education as a Benefit

Are you looking for education opportunities for seniors by seniors for your home care or assisted care facility? GetSetUp can help educate older adults through....

AgeSmart Now Offers a Customized GetSetup Learning Channel
AgeSmart Now Offers a Customized GetSetup

AgeSmart partnered with GetSetUp to pilot its own personalized Learning Channel so members can stay connected to peers in a fun, interactive, and engaging way.

Teacher Appreciation Week — Spotlight on Customer — Marina
Teacher Appreciation Week — Spotlight on Cust

We want to take the time to appreciate the teachers who come to classes to learn more in order to use their new knowledge to keep giving back to their community.

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