Disability & Technology Advice (D.A.T.A.) is an exciting new partnership between Millennium Community Solutions and ClearCommunityWeb to support disabled residents, carers and others with access needs with digital technology.
Through a programme of drop-in’s, courses, workshops and home support; D.A.T.A will also help to develop routes to employment and independence by providing routes to assistive technology, building skills & confidence and community-based learning.
D.A.T.A will also seek to inspire with new technologies and skills including VR, AI and opportunities to learn coding and multi-media.
This programme launches throughout Lambeth in May 2023 and extends into Croydon June/ July 2023.
Our Disability & Technology Advice (D.A.T.A.) Drop-Ins provide friendly digital support for disabled residents, carers & neurodiverse adults.
They are a safe space for you to come and get advice or information on how to set up or use a device in a way that is right for you.
We can help assess your needs, provide access to the right device and offer support to set goals for personal learning.
Or come along to practice is a supportive environment and build your own skills and confidence.
The sessions are free and there is no need to book.
Every Wednesday 10-1
Bus routes: P5 or 36,185,436 (Vassall Road)
Contact: 07523 646 277 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
What do we mean by Disabled residents?
When we refer to “Disabled Residents” we refer to people with physical or sensory impairments, neurodiversity, mental health survivors, people with learning difficulties or learning disabilities and people with long term health conditions.
We include people who may face other access issues to traditional support available.
About Millennium Community Solutions
Millennium Community Solutions works to ensure people living with disabilities in Lambeth and neighbouring boroughs are valued as the important contributors to society they are. Central to this is the right of people living with disability to have equal access to training and technology to support day-to-day life, employment and social connectivity alongside dignity and respect for their individual circumstances and needs.
Contact: Rev Gail Thompson email@example.com
ClearCommunityWeb provides digital skill training, advice and critical support services to community groups, older people, vulnerable adults and carers across South London.
They worked with over 500 residents throughout 2022. Through their person centred approach they put the residents ahead of the technology and find the right fit.
Contact: Caspar Kennerdale firstname.lastname@example.org