Technology Training for Older Adults
Elder Network - Winona County
902 E 2nd St, Winona, MN, 55987
Distance: 416 Miles
Volunteers will provide clients with support, direction and education on the use of iPads to complete tasks of daily living, such as:
* Ordering groceries
* Accessing their medical portal
* Engaging in telehealth visits
* Joining a Zoom support group
The program will provide support in set-up, software installation, and in safely using internet resources.
Apple iPads will be provided to clients for training purposes. Clients are also provided with a hotspot for internet access to use while enrolled in the program, so that they do not have to have their own internet.
Area Served by County
- Winona County
- Sliding fee scale
Services are aimed primarily at 55+ years of age
Other Services or resources
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PL-7400.1500Computer Literacy Training Programs Definition
Programs that provide instruction for individuals of all ages who want to learn about or perfect their skills in using computers, computer-related hardware and specific home and business applications including word processing, spreadsheet development, presentation development, database management, electronic publishing and image processing. Included are both introductory classes for people unfamiliar with computers and the Internet and more advanced courses, as well as programs that provide instruction in the use of related technology such as smartphones and social media. Instruction may focus on publishing tools such as blogs, video logs (vlogs), photo sharing, podcasting or wikis.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.