Webinar: launching our research on digital support for older adults during the pandemic

Join us on Thursday July 8th for a one-hour webinar launching research we’ve conducted with the Centre for Ageing Better into the impact of the pandemic on internet use by people aged 50-70 and the digital support organisations have provided. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, people without access to the internet were already at a severe… Continue Reading Webinar: launching our research on digital support for older adults during the pandemic

Helping North Yorkshire residents get online

Citizens Online has been working in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council, and all seven district councils in the county, to support as many people as possible with digital skills and access to technology, and to create a local network of organisations working on digital inclusion. Continue Reading Helping North Yorkshire residents get online

Putting the pieces together – Michael’s story

Michael is retired and lives with his four dogs. He enjoys model making. Michael called the Digital Brighton & Hove Support Line, and now has a laptop through the TechTakeBack refurbishment scheme. This has helped him to be more independent. Continue Reading Putting the pieces together – Michael’s story

Exploring connections and exclusion in employment and jobseeking – webinar video

Bryan Rossi-Anderson, our Digital Brighton & Hove Project and Partnership Manager, presented alongside Dr Becky Faith at the ESRC Festival of Social Science on the Digital Brighton & Hove Employment Project: exploring connections and exclusion in employment and jobseeking. Continue Reading Exploring connections and exclusion in employment and jobseeking – webinar video

Help us research the impact of the pandemic on digital support for people aged 50-70

UPDATE 18th January 2021: This post discusses two surveys which have now closed (with 550 total responses) – but read on for more information on the research and for contact details if you would like to share your experiences. The Covid-19 pandemic has presented a huge variety of challenges. The restrictions and guidance introduced to… Continue Reading Help us research the impact of the pandemic on digital support for people aged 50-70