GetSetUp

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About this Resource

(Personal Growth for Adults 50+) GetSetUp Is a social learning platform for individuals 50+, taught by peers who are experts in their field.

Note: Requires creating an account using your name, age group, and email address or phone number.

This resource is available thanks to funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.

What is GetSetUp?

GetSetUp is a social learning platform for individuals 50+, taught by peers who are experts in their field.

  • Hosts live classes covering digital learning, physical health, mental health, social health, and vocational health.
  • Courses include: Introduction to Youtube, Get Started with Zoom, Common Scams and Frauds, Being the Best Grandparent Ever, Android Smartphone Security and Safety, TV Streaming Devices, Blue Zones – What Are They?
  • Offers live classes, social hours hosted by community members, and special events with speakers who directly address areas of interest to older adults.
  • Classes are taught in English, Spanish, Hindi and Mandarin

How do I get started?

  • Go to GetSetUp.
  • Create a user account. You can select the "Sign Up" button, located in the upper portion of the screen on desktop and in the navigation menu on mobile.
    • Fill out the sign-up form, including the following:
    • Uncheck the box at the bottom if you don't want to receive email newsletters.
    • A special coupon is applied, so you have access to the free classes and tools.
  • Review Terms of Service and the Privacy Notice
  • Select the "Sign Up" button.
  • Explore classes, social hours, and more! You can select the "book" button on items you are interested in. If you use a mobile device, you can also add the offerings to your calendar.