The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Provide older adults with the skills that enable them to communicate their knowledge, wisdom, and experience to society and offer them a means to make new friends through online communications
SeniorNet Learning Centers are places where computer classes, specifically designed for older adults, are offered. They are places where a student who has never before used a computer can learn basic computer skills or where a more experienced user can hone and expand their skills. The Ewing SeniorNet Computer Literacy Center currently offers these courses: Introduction to Computer, Introduction to Windows98, Introduction to WindowsXP, Windows Housekeeping and File Management, Word Processing, Database Management, Spreadsheets, Using the Internet, America Online, Internet Explorer/Outlook Express, Creating Your Own Web Page, Computer Graphics, Digital Photography, Quicken, Turbo Tax, Genealogy using Family Tree Maker, and Creating Data, Music and Photo CDs.