We know that access is one of the key barriers that can prevent people from getting online and making the most of being connected.
The UK online centres’ Home Access network specialises in personalised help and support to guide learners through the process of buying new technology and getting connected at home.
Here we have some interesting case studies which show some success stories from across the UK.
Two Richmondshire pensioners have not only gained internet and computer skills but are now enjoying using their own devices at home, thanks to online tools from Tinder Foundation and the support of their local UK online centre.
A man from Wednesbury in the Black Country has found new inspiration and a new “world view” - thanks to his new computer skills and a 3G connected tablet computer on loan from Vodafone.