Do you want to find groups and support in the community that might help you improve your health and wellbeing? You can find lots of local support from charities to social groups in the Health Connections Mendip Directory.
Health Connections Mendip has listened to what the community wants and we work in a number of ways to support those who feel digitally excluded or who want to feel more confident in the digital world.
Learn online – Learn My Way is a free online ‘How To’ tutorial site –including videos, training courses and guidelines that you can print off. You can learn online at your own pace. Health Connections Mendip is a registered training centre for Learn My Way. Please enter our Centre ID number 8006569 www.learnmyway.com
Learn with support from a Health Connections member of staff – we run regular sessions where you can learn in a small online group or one to one. From learning to use a keyboard, using zoom through to internet banking and online shopping. Call us 01373-468368 and we will help you to get online so you can attend one of these group or one to one sessions.
Help others – if you are tech savvy and want to support other people by spreading information about support to friends, family and neighbours. You can train as a Digital Community Connector. Book your place on this simple one hour training via eventbrite or do call us if you prefer to book by phone https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/health-connections-mendip-13492597642
Getting devices in order to get online – if you don’t have a tablet or smartphone device, Health Connections can help you look at options to see if there are any free devices, devices on loan or places where you can get online for free.