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Seniors Festival 2023 - celebrate together

The NSW Seniors Festival is being held from 1-12 February 2023. This year's theme is Celebrate together. Line drawing of man and woman

Libraries run a range of programs and events for the Seniors Festival, covering a broad range of topics. It's a great time to promote the resources in your Find Legal Answers and Drug Info collections.

NSW Seniors Festival website

You can find a range of promotional resources on the NSW Seniors Festival website.

You can also register your library's event.  

A selection of social media posts has been created for you to share across your social media channels. Simply copy and paste the content and download the relevant image to share on your social media channels. The posts highlight content on the Find Legal Answers and Drug Info websites as well as information from legal and health agencies.  

Seniors Festival campaign

Youth and seniors pages 

Both the Find Legal Answers and Drug Info websites have pages specially designed for seniors which highlight resources and sources of help. 

Legal information for older people
Drug and alcohol information for older people

Youth and seniors promotion Line drawing of man and woman with bottles on the left

As well as hosting a Seniors Festival event, you could also:

  • order some free books and pamphlets to give away
  • move your Find Legal Answers Tool Kit to your seniors area
  • run a mocktail event
  • show the Alcohol - get the facts videos

Find other promotional ideas on our seniors promotion pages.

Find Legal Answers seniors promotion
Drug Info seniors promotion

Legal Aid NSW is hosting a seniors rights webinar on Wednesday 8 February, 10 –11:30am.

Join a panel of lawyers and seniors rights experts as they explore issues experienced by older people and their families when planning for the future.

The webinar will include a recording of the play Piano Forte, which explores financial elder abuse, followed by a discussion and a chance to ask the panel members questions. 

You can host the webinar in your library, or promote it to your community to watch.

Register here