Getting Digital Goes On

Three years ago, I was fortunate to be involved in a programme called Get Digital.   A Government scheme jointly administered by NIACE and Digital Unite.  The purpose was to help people in sheltered housing and residential homes, obtain equipment and tutorial support to get online through Government funding.  The homes applied for a limited sum of money.   The equipment Read More …

Web Workout for the Older Person

I am not stating that getting to grips with technology, and learning to be active on the Internet  is the cure all for the mental and social issues that people can be faced with in old age.  However, I do believe that embracing technology and trying to gain computing skills can go a long way Read More …