Any council that wants to support the digital learning of its residents must identify the ways it can make the most impact. Crucial to this is the identification of potential users.
As part of our ongoing commitment to help Croydon residents stay connected, we have produced a series of three user friendly guides designed to help them get online. Have a look, and post your examples!
Understanding how to work with older people.
In Croydon we’ve worked hard to overcome the challenges of getting residents online. We’ve provided devices and internet connections to vulnerable people, and those facing financial difficulties. Here’s a summary of what we’ve learned so far – please add your thoughts in the comments.
How other local authorities have supporting digitally excluded residents.
RedDoor Managed IT Services sponsored and delivered digital workshops in Croydon libraries aimed at older residents.
Digital inclusion case studies on working with older people living in sheltered accommodation.