Sessions

What We Do

Last week @FortisLiving Digital Champions helped 101 customers in Malvern, Worcester and Droitwich learn how to shop online, report a repair to Fortis using webchat, digitise a lifetime of photos, upload CVs to Indeed, replace a payment card, spot a phishing email, recover their iTunes music library and create a family tree online. All in …

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Who Comes to an @FortisLiving IT Drop in?

This week we helped customers change a Fortis Property Care repair appointment online, reclaim a £368 tax overpayment, find a friend they haven’t seen for 40 years, learn Windows 10, download apps, research their family tree, set up social media presence for their upcycling business, and look for work All in a week’s work!

Fun with Figures 2018 to 2019 Q4

Raw numbers are only half the story, but they do tell a tale. In Q4 of 2018 to 2019 @FortisLiving Digital Champions helped to deliver 691 one to one IT help sessions across Malvern, Worcester and Droitwich. In total our Digital Champions also volunteered for 691 hours. In Q4 we recruited and trained 8 new …

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Mark’s Story

Why did I become an @FortisLiving Digital Champion? Well, for a start because I enjoy helping people. But there’s more to it than that. It gets me out of the house and interacting with people. There’s a social side to it. It helps me with my personal development. I always used to be very shy. …

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Computer Café at the Hive

The Hive and local charity Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire are launching a new monthly Computer Café for older people as part of Internet Safety Day on the 5th February 2019. The partnership project, which is also supported by the One Digital programme, invites older people to brush up on their PC and online skills …

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Bright Sparks – St Mary’s Church, Pickersleigh, Malvern

Bright Sparks – St Mary’s Church, Pickersleigh, Malvern The Revd Lynne Sparkes of St. Mary’s Church, Pickersleigh, believes a church should be a dual purpose building – a church on a Sunday and for the rest of the week a community centre. That’s why she runs an innovative cyber café every Monday where anyone in …

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Castlemorton Parish Hall – Drop In Session

New Rural Computer Drop-In Sessions  

Coffee and Computers at The Octagon – Malvern

Coffee & Computers There’s a new IT Session starting in Malvern at the Octagon, every Tuesday from 3.30pm. To celebrate this we asked Chantelle Brookes, Volunteer Community Support Worker & member of the Octagon’s management committee, to tell us a little bit more about the venue.   Q&A with Chantelle Brookes, Volunteer Community Support Worker …

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