Social Happy Hour – November, 2021
- Date | Time
- Fri 26 November, 2021 11am to 12pm
About the event
Join us for more Guide Dogs Social Happy Hour sessions in November!
Open to anyone experiencing a vision loss, as well as family and friends, it’s a chance to catch up for a chat and meet new people, all from the comfort of your own home.
Held via Zoom, the platform is fully accessible and can be used on your phone, computer or tablet. Each session will run for 45 – 60 minutes and will be facilitated by a Guide Dogs staff member.
The Social Happy Hour will run throughout 2021 with a different theme each month. Our sessions are both fun and educational, and are a great way to stay connected and build confidence in a relaxed, supportive environment.
Registrations are essential. Register via the links provided below or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phoning 08 8203 8347. If you would like help joining a session, please contact Simon Wong on 08 8203 8334 or Salina Shrestha on 08 8203 8347.
Our theme for November is making and maintaining connections, with two sessions to come along to. Learn about technology to keep you connected with family and friends, as well as tips for making new connections.
Session 1: Apps for connecting online
Explore the technology and apps that are available for connecting to friends and family. Apps to be discussed will include: Zoom, Facetime, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.
Time: 11:00 AM
Session 2: Body language secrets for social success
Following visual cues during communication with others can be challenging with vision impairment. Discover the secret body language tips that can boost your confidence and help you network during social situations. Explore such strategies to create your best impression during a work interview or a special event.
Time: 11:00 AM