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Ageing Well in Leeds conference

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9 October 2012 9:30am - 12:30pm

Conference about How ‘The Time of Our Lives’, Leeds Ageing Well Framework supports the population of Leeds to age well


Are you interested in:

• How ‘The Time of Our Lives’, Leeds Ageing Well Framework supports the population of Leeds to age well?
• Ensuring organisations work together effectively to improve on outcomes being delivered for older people e.g. access to good information, improved health and wellbeing, dignity and addressing inequality?
• Hearing European, national and local perspectives on ageing well?

Join us at this free half day conference http://ageingwell.eventbrite.com/

Speakers and a panel discussion will aim to engage both practitioners/professionals and older citizens of Leeds to ensure the effective development of the ageing well programme to not only improve services for older people in Leeds, but work alongside older people to change attitudes towards ageing, seeing it as a positive experience and emphasising the contribution that older people make to society. 


Contact details:   Leeds City Museum
Millennium Square Leeds LS2 8BH

Additional information:  


Leeds City Museum 

Millenium Square

t.   0113 224 3732


Visit Leeds City Museum and come face-to-face with the Leeds Tiger, step into 'Ancient Worlds' and see the final resting place of the Leeds Mummy and even dig for fossils in the 'Life on Earth' gallery.


Education facilities
Play area
Baby change
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms


Follow the link on the right for more information about access at Leeds City Museum.

Public transport  

Getting to Leeds City Museum. By bus: Leeds City Museum is a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station. By train: The Museum is a 10 minute walk from Leeds Railway Station. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676 or visit www.wymetro.com. By car: Leeds City Museum is well serviced by all routes travelling to the city-centre. If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS2 8BH.


Metered street parking is available nearby on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street.

Secure car parking is available in Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre and Rose Bowl car parks, which are a 5 or 10 minute walk from the Gallery.

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