Welcome to a new FREA website feature. Our first article outlines how an organization can set up their own Group Facebook Page.
Facebook is an easy and economical way for Units to have a presence
social media, and critical to attracting new members and re-engaging
with current members. Members can drop in to read the latest goings
informed of upcoming events, and share what they like.
the fallacies of Facebook lore is that you have no privacy. This is
untrue. Facebook does not have the ability to share information that is
not posted to it. The only way information gets out is if you share it. You can set up a personal page with the bare
minimum of information and yet you will have access to the Facebook information
that is accessible and has been shared by others. Facebook has many safeguards that are easy to
to have a Unit Page on Facebook? Click on the image at left to read,
download and print this chapter from the NRTA recommended - easy to use
book - My Facebook for Seniors. This book walks
you through setting up an account on Facebook, privacy settings, how to post, and
all the other things that sound complicated, but are easy to do.