Get Online Week – October 16-26

Save the date for Get Online Week from October 16th to 20th

In the UK, over 10 million people lack the basic digital skills needed to use the internet, and millions live without access to a device or data to get connected – this means that people experiencing digital exclusion and are being left behind.

The Good Things Foundation is on a mission to fix the digital divide, and as part of its work it hosts Get Online Week, designed to enable digitally excluded people to learn the essential digital skills needed to get online through free, friendly and fun local events. Look out for various events throughout Kent during Get Online Week, including Dover Big Local’s drop-in on October 18.

If you are a community group and want to run your own event, you can access the promotional resources here.