With the right advice and support using technology and the internet offers many positive benefits.
You can connect with friends and family and access a wealth of information to help you stay independent.
Our printable guide to new technology for older people(pdf, 1156KB) explains everything you need to know to get you started.
Why not share your skills and help others to get online too?
The following organisations offer local training courses for beginners to help you use the internet and new technology:
Most courses are free but you may have to pay for some of them.
|Monday||1 to 3pm||Gresham House TW11||RHP - 0800 0322 433|
|Tuesday||2.30 to 4.30pm||Whitton Social Centre||Age UK Richmond - 020 8744 1965|
|Tuesday||10.30am to 12.30pm||Hampton Baptist Church, TW12||Age UK Richmond - 020 8744 1965|
|Wednesday||10.30am to 12 noon||Barnes Green Centre, SW13||Age UK Richmond - 020 8744 1965|
|Wednesday||9.30 to 11.30am||Cambrian Community Centre, TW10||Cambrian Community Centre - 020 8948 3351|
|Wednesday||1.30 to 3.30pm||Twickenham Wellbeing Centre, TW1||Age UK Richmond - 020 8744 1965|
|Wednesday||3 to 5pm||Mortlake Community Association, SW14||Mortlake Community Association - 020 8487 5500|
|Thursday||10.30am to 12.30pm||East Sheen Baptist Church, SW14||Age UK Richmond (£1 fee) - 020 8744 1965|
|Thursday||11am to 1pm||Calvert Court, TW9||RHP (£2 fee) - 0800 0322 433|
|Friday||11am to 1pm||Redknap House, TW10||RHP - 0800 0322 433|
You can now get free Wi-Fi in key locations across the borough. Visit our Richmond Wi-Fi page to find out more.
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Updated: 12 October 2020