Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Digital Inclusion Workshops

When: 24 March 2023, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Where: New Farm Neighbourhood Centre, 967 Brunswick St, New Farm

New Farm Digital Inclusion in-person workshops

QDN is running a series of Digital Inclusion support workshops in New Farm. These workshops are supporting people with disability to develop their digital literacy skills and understanding.

Being online and staying connected is especially important during emergencies and natural disasters. Our workshops will be delivered by the QDN Digital Inclusion team and Digital Champions – local community leaders with lived experience of disability. Bring your fully charged phone, tablet or phone and any additional support you need!

When: Fridays, 11.00am – 1.00pm
Where: New Farm Neighbourhood Centre, 967 Brunswick Street, New Farm

 

Module 1 Learning the basics

Getting to know your device
Basic functions, charging my device, protecting my device, connecting to wifi, adding contacts, calls and texts

17 March, 28 April

RSVP here

Module 2 Being online & staying connected

Social connectedness
Emailing, finding up-to-date information safely online, social media

24 March, 5 May

RSVP here

Module 3 Staying informed online

Navigating apps
Downloading, managing, updating and deleting apps, navigating your home page

31 March, 12 May

RSVP here

Module 4 Accessing essential services

Telehealth and online shopping
Zoom, Teams and videocalling, online grocery shopping, paying safely online

7 April, 19 May

RSVP here

Module 5 Staying safe online

Protecting your online presence
Passwords, 2-factor authentication, introduction to online safety

14 April, 26 May

RSVP here

Module 6 Data and affordability

Making informed choices to stay connected
What is data?, how can you use your data effectively?, comparing data plans with different telcos

21 April, 2 June

RSVP here

RSVP Required! Visit the link to register, or call 1300 363 783 if you need assistance.

 

The AAA Digital Inclusion project is a partnership between Queenslanders with Disability Network (QDN), GIVIT, and Volunteering Queensland, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), and is supported by Queensland Government.

Details

When:
24 March 2023
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Series:
Event Category:

Venue

New Farm Neighbourhood Centre
967 Brunswick St
New Farm, Qld 4005 Australia
+ Google Map
Phone
3358 5600