Help for seniors to get online

Video and audio calls can help us all stay connected to programs, our favourite groups and each other when we can’t meet in person. 

If you're not familiar with how to use these technologies and need help getting online, this list of resources can help.

Seniors living in the City of Greater Geelong who need extra support can also call us on 03 5272 5024 or email [email protected] 

Be connected

The Australian Government's Be Connected website contains information, interactive training tools and resources for for older Australians, their families and local community organisations. Short print guides are available in a range of different languages.

Following is a list of topics that may be of interest:

Online safety advice

The eSafety Commissioner's website contains information designed to help seniors and the children in their life stay safe online.  

The Geelong Regional Library Corporation website has a page on their website with links to information about cyber safety and digital literacy, which includes self-learning portals. 

Page last updated: Thursday, 2 September 2021