Hi,We are looking at developing a loan/buy scheme for tablets, and wondered whether anyone had any good practice in terms of the management of this sort of thing such as with eligibility criteria, agreements etc used, and also what tablets would…Continue
Hi, We are looking at doing a survey to our tenants to get some baseline figures so that we can take the best approach to help combat Digital Inclusion, and wondered if anybody had any good examples of surveys that they have sent out, they would be…Continue
Hi everyone, I have come across this article: Hyde joins the call for internet providers to help…Continue
Hi everyone, Recently, Sheffield-based IT company Technophobia have released a really informative blog post about digital transormation in social housing.Check it out here: …Continue
Hello there! a colleague has just been telling me about a discussion at last Thursday's Digital Inclusion workshop about the imminent launch of a CSR programme by Argos to improve access to lo-cost tablets for social housing tenants; has anyone seen…Continue
Hi All,Does anyone have any write ups for projects involving the provision of access (broadband & equipment) to supported housing schemes that they could share with me?The initial pilot phase of our own project around this is shortly coming to…Continue
Hi All,Am currently looking to run a pilot digital inclusion program; am wondering if there are any previous pilot write-ups with hard facts and figures that people would be willing to share?Thanks in advance :)Continue
Hi everyone, I have come across another article singing the praises of using Facebook to engage tenants of social housing. …Continue
Hi all,I was wondering if anyone else is planning to hold any events or do anything for Get Online Week? It is coming up soon and I'm hoping to plan some very small scale computer taster sessions at a couple of our sheltered schemes in Medway.Myself…Continue
I’m researching a number of options in terms of providing community based WI-FI on estates. I was wondering whether anyone else is considering this as an option to increase residents' digital inclusion? If so what providers are you using?
Those looking at organisation-wide digital transformation and putting an effective digital strategy in place might find this recording of a webinar I recorded earlier this week of interest.
It is based around 10 'Think Digital' principles I have put together based on the work I have been doing with various organisations on digital strategy.
It focuses on the lessons we can all learn from a digital way of doing things - which is less about technology and tools…Continue
In Gwynedd, BT, Communities 2.0, Gwynedd Council, Cartrefi Cymunedol Gwynedd and Citizens Online are working together to run the Get IT Together Programme, a community development approach to digital inclusion.
Get IT Together - Gwynedd Project Coordinator, Daniel Richards has been helping Caernarfon resident, Tanwen to use learn new IT skills to enable her to manage her benefit changes.
Tanwen was referred to the Get IT Together project by Cartrefi Cymunedol…