The Tech Savvy Seniors Project will provide 3 tablets for use during workshop series at the Centre. This program will offer training to seniors who are interested in learning how to operate mobile devices safely, with confidence and skill. The use of modern applications and software can greatly decrease barriers to participation and social isolation by enhancing connections with family, friends and their support organizations.
This project will provide training to people of all skill levels. Seniors will use tablets to learn social media, picture storage, music downloading and adaptive technologies, such as voice to text and text to voice. They will also learn about making their devices accessible for visually impaired.
Askennonia Senior Centre's mission is to provide services and supports, social and recreational programs and events to older adults in the North Simcoe community that encourage people to stay active, ...read more