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Digital Awareness @ The Hive
October 20, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, happening 8 times
FREE Workshops to help residents be safer and more confident online.
3pm – 5pm Every Wednesday for 8 weeks from 15th August @ The Hive, St John the Evangelist, 1 Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX
Each week, we will explore a different topic to help residents develop their digital skills, awareness and confidence in order to learn new things, live more independently and connect with their community.
During the second hour we will put what we learnt into practice with activities to consolidate your learning, or you can drop in with any questions you may have about your device.
A number of laptops are available for residents to use, or bring your own devices along.
It’s FREE and refreshments are provided. Just turn up!
3pm – 4pm: Digital Awareness Talk
4pm – 5pm: Practical Digital Support & Activities
Staying Safe Online – Keeping devices up to date & protected, creating & managing passwords, spotting scams & getting smart.
Managing Email Better – Importance of email, managing emails & organising mailboxes, account recovery & email safety.
Improving My Search – Understanding search results, fact checking, browsing safely & privately.
Getting About – Understanding google maps, planning a journey and useful apps to use when you are out and about.
My First Shop – Introduction to online shopping, where to start, what to look out for before making your first purchase.
Managing My Health – Finding health information, accessing records, booking appointments and ordering repeat prescriptions.
Social Media Understood – An overview of some of the more common social media platforms, how to set up an account, Facebook Groups and Next Door.
Recap Session guided by the group.
For further information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org