Digital technology will be crucial in the coming months to help people stay connected, find reliable information, shop for necessities and stay healthy. Digital Communities Wales is here to support people to get online.
Thankfully, for many people, digital technology means they will be able to socialise online, shop for groceries, find health information and access resources and activities to keep them occupied during the COVID-19 outbreak.
For some however, particularly those who are elderly or vulnerable, this might not be the case. But we can all help support our colleagues, friends and neighbours who need help to use digital technology at this time.
At Digital Communities Wales they are working hard to develop online digital inclusion training courses, including webinars and digital surgeries, that might be vital to you and your service users going forward.
Your one stop shop for online resources during COVID-19
To help their clients and end users stay connected, safe and well during this pandemic we have created four online padlets for you to use and share with friends, family and colleagues:
They use Padlet because the application is simple to navigate and allows them to group information according to its relevance to a topic. Keep an eye out for daily updates.