If you, or someone you know could benefit from advice & support using their phone, tablet or other digital device, why not come along to our free digital drop in service!
Connecting digitally – Corona Virus advice
Help with digitally staying in touch with loved ones during the Corona Virus Outbreak.
Unfortunately our digital drop in sessions are no longer taking place due to the Corona Virus our break. However, we understand that now it is more important than ever to stay connected with family and friends, especially if you have loved ones who are isolated. Because we can't be there to support you in person at the moment, we wanted to share some really helpful information and advice for staying in toch and communicating digitally.
Click the links below to see information and advice about:
- What technology can help us do
- Helping older friends and family get online
- Getting an online connection
- Top tips for family and friends
The information below details our usual Digital Drop in Service as it operates usually.
Would you like some help with your smart phone, tablet, camera or computer?
Would you like to learn how to video call your family and friends?
Do you worry about on-line security?
We can help!
Pop along to our free Digital Drop-In Service and see one of our knowledgable and friendly digital volunteers.
Everyone welcome! You can attend one of the sessions at either location below, no need to book, just show up!
If you need more specific support & would like someone to visit you at home to help you, we can do that too! Take a look at our options below.
If you would like to make a specific appointment call us on 0114 250 2850 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheffield Central Library free digital drop in
Sheffield Central Library is one of two locations in Sheffield City Centre where you can attend our free digital drop in service. It runs fortnightly from 09:30am-11:30am on a Friday. There's no need to book, just show up & one of our friendly volunteers will be there to help you!
Address: Surrey St, Sheffield S1 1XZ
Virgin Money Lounge/Age UK Sheffield Office free digital drop in
The Sheffield Virgin Money Lounge is one of two locations in Sheffield City Centre where you can attend our free digital drop in service. It runs fortnightly from 1pm-3pm on a Thursday. There's no need to book, just show up & one of our friendly volunteers will be there to help you! See the next few dates for this drop in service below, but please note, following April, the sessions usually delivered at the Virgin Money Lounge will be delivered at our Age UK Sheffield office instead due to refurbishments taking place at the lounge.
We also sometimes offer drop in sessions in our charity shop in Bradway.
Pop along to our free Digital Drop-In Service at our Bradway shop, at the top of Twentywell Lane, for advice and a free cup of tea. Everyone welcome!
308, Twentywell Lane, Bradway, Sheffield, S17 4QH
New Digital At Home service
If you are unable to attend one of our drop in session and/or feel that you would benefit from a member of the Age UK Sheffield team visiting you in your home to support you with using your phone, tablet, computer or other digital gadgets - then we can organise this for you!
Our staff are all fully DBS checked, knowledgable and very friendly. To enquire about this service for yourself or a family member/friend please email: AUKS.Digital@ageuksheffield.org.uk or call us on (0114) 250 2850.