ICT – improving IT skills for those with mental disabilities, learning difficulties

ADVANCE

 

Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

 

contact us

Alan.Bull@advanceuk.org

 

where is it?

Advance, Hanover House, George Street, Wolverhampton, WV2 4DG

 

Duration?

60 minute sessions, with follow up sessions available if required

 

Overview of Support offered

We sit one to one with an individual and use Leonard Cheshire’s Learn My Way to improve and learn new IT skills. The platform used is simplified and very straightforward to use, the individual can learn entirely on their own or with guidance and help from us.

 

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

 

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

 

Session type

Individual   Group

 

What equipment should I bring?

 

Outcomes expected

Better understanding of computers, online forms, internet and computer hardware. Increased confidence in using online searches and services.