Cyber-Seniors in Goderich, ON

Look who’s connecting in Goderich: teens helping seniors, reducing their isolation and possibly elder abuse.

Cyber warnings

Jan 4/17: Elderly people are being targeted all over the world. Although this article from TodayOnline.com is from Singapore, this is not a local problem.

Jan 4/17: Another pitfall for seniors explained by Fraud.org. Get your taxes in early and do NOT give your information to anyone over the phone. http://www.fraud.org/tax_id_fraud_alert16

Cyber-Seniors program in Abingdon, VA

Thank you to the Harry L. Coomes Recreation Center in Abingdon, Virginia and Assistant Director Jennifer Johnson for launching a Cyber-Seniors program for their community.  Read about it here.

International Federation on Ageing’s 14th Global Conference

Registration is now open for the International Federation on Ageing’s 14th Global Conference. As a delegate, you have the opportunity to discover new insights from experts like keynote speaker Dr. Andres Lozano, a leading University of Toronto brain surgeon, and master class instructor Alana Officer, a senior advisor at the World Health Organization. Visit ifa2018.com to learn more and register now #IFA2018.

IFA 2018 General Announcement Postcard Save the Date- English

It’s the Holiday season

Happy Holidays! Need gift ideas?

It is incredible how 2016 has flown by and it is already the holiday season again. Cyber-Seniors is a great gift because it’s unique for that person who has everything and it’s a heartwarming story with real people building real relationships and learning real skills. What’s better than the gift of laughter? Visit our website for your holiday shopping.

Cyber-Seniors programs making an impact in Sarnia, Sundre, RI

Read about how Cyber-Seniors programs are making an impact:
 
*Thank you to Karen Minty and the Trinity Anglican Church in Sarnia, Ontario http://www.sarniathisweek.com/2016/11/22/cyber-seniors-seminars-a-smashing-success
 
*Thank you to Jamie Syer at Sundre Municipal Library and Ryan Beck at Sundre High School in Sundre, Alberta http://www.sundreroundup.ca/article/Techsavvy-teenage-mentors-offer-expertise-20161122
 
*Thank you to Skye Leedahl, Erica Estus, and Melanie Brasher at the University of Rhode Island and Samantha Clark and Linda Thomas from the Cyber-Seniors program http://www.progressive-charlestown.com/2016/11/helping-seniors-learn-how-to-use-all.html

Cyber-Seniors in the news

Thank you to the University of Rhode Island for launching a Cyber-Seniors program at the Osher Lifelong Learning Centre in RI. Read here about how this program is special.

 

Thank you to the Cadillac Senior Center in Cadillac, MI for sharing about their program with local teens and seniors at the Center. Read about it here.