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Link Group are considering an application to the Digital Deal Challenge Fund in support of our Digital Inclusion Action Plan. We always welcome partnership working. Are there any other housing associations in Scotland looking to (quickly!) develop a…Continue
HiI represent a social housing inthe south of england and wondered if anyone else out there is looking to apply to the digial deal looking for a partner. If anyone is interested or looking for a partnership please come back to me. With thanksContinue
I have been asked by the Worker Education Association in Nottingham to find out if any Social Landlords are bidding for Digital Deal Funding and whether they would be interested in working with the WEA as a partner. The WEA has unmatched funding in…Continue
The Trust are considering making an application for the digital deal fund, are there any other HAs or training providers in Halton considering this also? I would like to know if there is a possibility for us to partner on a projectContinue
I work for Community Housing Cymru which is the membership body for social housing landlords across Wales. I am at the early stages of organizing an event for our members with the aim of the day being to identify solutions for getting the 170k…Continue
Hi Everyone ! Is anyone who has stock around Bournville interested in working together on a Digital Inclusion project ? We are developing a project and are happy to work with others on this. We are interested in the practicalities of just going…Continue
Hi everyone we have a great catalogue of modules, but we are always looking for new ones to develop. Has anyone got any ideas of good topics we should be covering?Continue
Techie question today - anyone know of a a good (and cheap or free)SteadyState type solution for Windows 7, or better still a baseline reversion solution akin to Apple's Time Machine. We want to reconfigure our loan laptops to minimse maintenance…Continue
Hello,April 22nd - 27th is Spring online week (formerley known as Silver Surfers week), I wondered if anyone was willing to share any ideas or past successes for the type of events and activites that are succesful?At the very least I am planning to…Continue
Just a quick note to let everybody know that the Level 3 Community Development Award offered by Online Centres Foundation is now available as single modules... so if the full three month qualification is too much of a commitment, or it's not all relevant, you can now pick out the relevant modules and just do those.
Modules available are:
Unit 1 Community Development Values and Processes
Unit 2 Community group dynamics
Unit 3 Social inequality, injustice…
Hope folk don't mind the blatant advert - but I suppose at least I am not trying to use subliminal messages or anything as underhand as that!
I'm running an online course on digital engagement, which you can find out about here: http://schoolofdigital.net/courses/
It's a mixture of online content and presentations, discussions and one to one support by phone or email.
Could well be of use to folk on here.
Hello all. I'm currently looking for partners for Phase 2 of the Our Digital Planet project. This is a a major digital inclusion initiative which last year toured various city centres in the UK.
I'd really love to work with social housing providers to make a real impact in getting tenants online, particularly given the imminence of the bedroom tax and Universal Credit.
There is more information at http://wp.me/ppLRZ-s1 and h…Continue
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StepChange Debt Charity (formerly Consumer Credit Counselling Service) has last minute free seats to a roundtable event on Wednesday 30th January. This will be held at the The Balchin Room Lynton House, 7-12 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9LT from 10.45am to 2.30 pm with…Continue