Computer Access and Support

ACT Public Libraries
Broadband
Women's Information and Referral Centre
University of the Third Age
PC Users Group (ACT)
Australian Seniors Computer Clubs Association
Charity Computers
Stay Smart Online
Computer Course

ACT Apple Users Group (ACTApple)ACT Apple Users Group

The ACTApple Users Group (ACTApple) is a non-profit association in the ACT. The aim of the Group is educate the general community and assist members in the use and enjoyment of Apple devices and services. The Group is in its 36th year. It is the second oldest Apple user group in Australia and ninth oldest in the world. It has members in Canberra, Port Macquarie, the South Coast and Southern Highlands. The Group meets monthly, has a monthly newsletter and an active e-mail based help service.

For more information please visit https://actapple.org.au/blog/External Link


ACT Public LibrariesLibraries ACT

Internet and Wireless External Link
Internet and Computer Training External Link

The following Seniors Clubs have technology rooms and offer computer classes to members:
Woden Seniors External Link
Canberra Seniors Centre External Link

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Broadband for SeniorsBroadband for Seniors

This is an Australian Government program that provides internet kiosks to organisations so that seniors can access a free broadband internet service that will help them gain confidence in the use of computer technology and increase their community participation and social inclusion.

For your local kiosk look under 'information' at Broadband for Seniors External Link

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Clubs ACT

Clubs ACT

Many ACT Registered Clubs offer free internet access to members eg. Canberra Southern Cross Club and the Canberra Labor Club.
http://www.clubsact.com.au/ External Link

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University of the Third AgeUniversity of the Third Age

Computer Studies Courses.
http://www.u3acanberra.org.au/ External Link

U3A Online

U3A Online Inc, is Australia's 'virtual' online U3A for seniors who are isolated or housebound or cannot access a local U3A. Courses are all done online for a small annual fee.
https://www.u3aonline.org.au/ External Link

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PC Users Group (ACT)PC Users Group (ACT)

A non-profit community based organisation whose motto is "Users helping Users". They have a well equipped centre which is usually accessible 7 days a week, which has a computer lab for training and computers for general member use.
http://www.pcug.org.au/training/index.html External Link

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Australian Seniors Computer Clubs AssociationAustralian Seniors Computer Clubs Association (ASCCA)

The peak body for seniors and technology. Membership is open to any organisation promoting access to information technology by older people. ASCCA is represented in every state and territory of Australia.
http://www.ascca.org.au/ External Link

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Charity ComputersCharity Computers

Provides low cost recycled computers to individuals and community organisations.

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Stay Smart OnlineStay Smart Online

The Australian Government's cybersecurity website provides information for Australian internet users on the simple steps they can take to protect their personal and financial information online.

http://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/External Link

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Computer Course

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