Tech Savvy Seniors

Applications for Tech Savvy Seniors grant funding for 2018/19 are now open

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Applications close: 27 July 2018

 

Tech Savvy Seniors is a partnership between the NSW Government and Telstra, providing free or low cost technology training to seniors through NSW public libraries and community colleges. 

The program aims to help  seniors with little or no digital experience develop skills and confidence in using technology for socialising, accessing services or conducting personal business.  Training is fun and hands-on, and includes basic introductory courses on using computers, tablets, smart phones, the internet, email and social media. 

Training is offered in public libraries free of charge in English and Arabic, Cantonese, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish and Vietnamese.  Read the PDF iconSocial Return on Investment Tech Savvy Seniors NSW CALD Report 2018 outlining the social impact of the Tech Savvy Seniors program for seniors from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. 

The following web pages provide useful information about Tech Savvy Seniors for NSW public libraries. 

About Tech Savvy Seniors

Applications for grant funding for Tech Savvy Seniors in 2018/19 are now open.

Social impact of Tech Savvy Seniors

Read the Social Return on Investment Tech Savvy Seniors NSW CALD Report 2018