Learner Stories

Learner Stories

How GetSetUp Revived 80-year-old Carol’s Thirst for Learning and Connection

At 80, Carol from Detroit rediscovered her zeal for life, learning, and creativity through GetSetUp, shattering the confines of isolation and rekindling her passion for engagement and growth.
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"I am inspired by old architecture. It’s incredible to think about how…."

Architecture has fascinated Phil for decades. Now, he brings his knowledge and skills to the table to educate others.
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Sandra's GetSetUp Journey Through Presbyterian Senior Services

Explore the inspiring journey of Sandra, a retiree from North Carolina whose life was transformed by GetSetUp.
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Empowering Michigan's Veterans: Ina's Discovery of Local Veteran Resources

Navigating the Path to Veteran Benefits with GetSetUp and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services funded by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency
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Unlocking New Horizons: Mary Anne’s Empowering Journey with GetSetUp

Mary Anne, a 71-year-old vibrant learner from Pittsburgh, rejuvenates her life with GetSetUp, exploring technology, embracing creativity, and connecting with a global community, all from the comfort of her home.
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Marietta’s Artistic Awakening: Finding Community and Creativity with GetSetUp

Marietta, a recent Minnesotan retiree embracing her creative side, shares how GetSetUp, in partnership with SilverSneakers, rekindled her love for painting and connected her with a supportive community, enhancing her wellness and social interactions.
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Judith’s Journey: A Retired Teacher’s Voyage Through Learning and Creativity with GetSetUp

Judith, a retired Michigan teacher, discovered a second wind in her retirement through GetSetUp, embracing technology, creativity, and community.
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Debbie's Discovery: Embracing New Skills and Connections in Retirement with GetSetUp

After retiring and moving closer to family in Washington State, Debbie found joy and growth in baking and technology through GetSetUp
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George's Continual Renaissance: From Coping to Thriving with GetSetUp

At 92, George discovered GetSetUp and embarked on a transformative journey, finding solace in meditation, unleashing creativity through art, and embracing healthier eating habits.
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Retirement Rediscovered: Darla's Journey of Self-Exploration with GetSetUp

Utilizing Lifelong Learning and Exploration To Positively Work Through Grief