Category: Online Security

Digital Champions

Across the UK, there are many schemes aimed at encouraging digitally excluded people to get online, and benefit from what digital technology can bring. One well known scheme, and one Link-ages knows well, is Digital Champions. The founder of Link-ages is a Digital Champions volunteer, and we are delighted to be part of this great…

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Link-ages and Online Security

During the development of Link-ages, we spoke to older adults and inexperienced internet users, to understand what it was that was preventing them from engaging with technology. There were many different responses, but a common theme for many people was that there was an element of ‘fear’. For some, this was fear of ‘getting it…

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