Basic Computer Course for Over 55’s at Conna Social Centre

A basic computer course will begin at Conna Social Centre for over 55’s on Wednesday evening from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Learn at your own pace to send Email, surf the Internet, download digital photographs to your computer, learn about online banking, Government services, join a social networking site, learn about Internet security, or be able to contact family and friends…

Have you been left behind when it comes to the Internet?

To date people over 65 years have been largely excluded from the IT revolution like Internet/Email and Social Networking sites and the benefits that they might gain from using IT. Avondhu Blackwater Partnership continues to deliver basic computers/Internet/Email/ Skype to older people and those seeking employment throughout the North Cork area. Courses are currently available in Fermoy, Mallow…

Basic Computer Course for Older People/Jobseekers in Mallow and Blarney

Basic Computer Courses are continuing in Fermoy, Mallow and Blarney for Senior Citizens and jobseekers. Fermoy courses take place on Mondays at Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, The Showgrounds, Fermoy. Mallow courses take place each Wednesday at Gouldshill, Mallow and Blarney courses take place every Thursday at Christy’s Hotel. Learn at your own pace to send Email, surf the Internet, join a…

Volunteers Wanted for Basic Computers

Volunteers needed to help deliver basic computers, Internet & Email to older people.  Avondhu Blackwater Partnership is introducing older people and jobseekers to the Internet, Email and Skype and we require your help to ensure people receive individual attention and are comfortable using  computers.   The course will begin at CDYS, Mallow on September 11th from…

Older People’s Connection to Community Important

Despite perceptions that rural Ireland is not the best place to grow old in it has been found in research carried out by the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology in Galway that taking part in your community brings with it more positivity and a better quality of life.  Pursuing personal interests and projects brings more…

Computer Lessons for Senior Citizens

Do you or someone you love struggle with computers?  More and more people connect and communicate through the Internet and keep in touch with family and friends at home and abroad.  Do you want to connect with family members relatives and friends through Skype, book a holiday online, send emails, write a letter, book tickets,…