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Website Redesign

As I have recently redesigned this website I thought I would share details on how this site was built. Digital Champion is built with WordPress, an open source content management system. This means you install the WordPress software on a web server and then add content, such as images and pages to it through WordPress. …

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Fun with Figures

With 12% of Worcestershire needing help to use a computer we’d get nowhere without the hard work of the Fortis Living Digital Champions. From April 18 we recruited 42 new Digital Champion volunteers who helped deliver an incredible 929 IT sessions in Malvern and Worcester, volunteering for 859 hours. Overall, since we started the project …

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Fortis Community Awards

Wednesday night was the 2018 Fortis Community Awards, which recognises ordinary people within their community doing extraordinary things. This year the Digital Champions were well represented, with two nominations. Chantelle was nominated for volunteer of the year for her work running a digital inclusion session at the Octagon in Malvern. I was nominated for the …

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Digital Inclusion

Working in partnership for Digital Inclusion by Kate Gallant Some years ago now I was involved in setting up a partnership in Worcestershire designed to jointly focus on helping people get online.  Our aim was to take a partnership approach as this seemed to have clear benefits. Reflecting on this now Today Go ON Worcestershire …

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