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It’s time to Get Online

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It’s time to Get Online!

Get Online Week aims to close the digital divide. Campaign lead, Good Things Foundation Australia believes everyone deserves the opportunity to safely participate in our digital word.

Research shows 1 in 4 Australians are digitally excluded which includes not having affordable access to the internet or the skills and confidence to use it safely.

Detailed below is a handy resource outlining some of the events and activities you can participate in as part of Get Online Week, along with the support and experiences ACH Group offer to best match technology with your needs and keep you connected.

Be Connected Initiative

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital word. Their website hosts a wealth of online learning resources covering being safe online, connecting with others, social media apps and introducing smart technology in your home.

Do you need help with technology?

Whether you’re looking to upskill your technology skills or keep you connected virtually with friends, loved ones and new people, ACH Group IT gurus are here to help.
We offer a range of support and experiences to help get you in the digital-know! From finding device/s and technologies that best match your needs, to set up and coaching – we’re here to support your digital journey, see our available technology experiences.

About Expert Tech Coaching

Access expert technology coaching aimed at assisting you to get the most out of your device/s.

Advanced IT assistance can include setting up devices such as tablets, mobile phones, computers, and smart home technology.

If you’re looking to upskill your technology skills, our IT gurus can show you how to upgrade software, online shop and bank, access MyGov and other health record sites, use audio apps such as Spotify and more.

About Together We Connect

Our Trained ACH Group support workers will bring an iPad into your home or assist you in using your device.

Together We Connect can help keep connected with your family and friends. When face-to-face isn’t possible applications such as FaceTime and Skype are great alternatives to keep in touch virtually.

Want to simply have a chat?

Be part of an organised social group or have a one-on-one chat with one of ACH Group’s friendly support workers.  Hosted over the phone, we’ll keep you connected.

Do you have a drawer full of collected photos, or a digital device full of your captured memories?

Learn how to create your own treasured album of photos with narrations and custom backgrounds.

Finishing with a beautiful memento for you or a loved one.

Share your life with your loved ones, giving them a gift they’ll treasure forever.

Record your life story with our help, from getting you started on a device you’re familiar with, to exploring significant chapters of your life and giving you time to tell your story.

Smart Technology Advisory

Smart technology allows you to live safely and independently at home with technology that is matched to your needs. ACH Group Smart Technology Occupational Therapist will assess your needs or concerns and recommend technology that will best suit you.

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