“Thank you so much, it has been three months I haven’t heard the sound of my mother’s voice”
“I am finaly able to contact my family in Sudan. It could not contact them for 2 months. As a new belgium resident, I am finaly able to spot myself in the streets thanks to the GPS”
“Everythings changed with the pandemic. We no longer go out, we no longer receive. I, what I miss the most is being able to hug my kind in my arms. A smartphone is good, I’ll see them more often.”
“As a homeless person, this smartphone will help me in my search for shelters, stay in touch with my social advisor, etc. This will enable me to keep in contact with society”
“I can start again to call my children in video. I didn’t get a chance to do it for seven months”
“I miss my wife so much, I need to see her every day”
“This smartphone, it will help me to get in get in touch with my daughter, , to do job searches and to be digitized, to be up to date””
“This phone allowed me to called for rescue when I hurted myself”
“I am a futur dad, not knowing how to read, I will use the tablet for the research function with Siri and if possible, babyphone”
“I was used to go to the library. Now that I can’t walk, my digital tablet will be really useful to make my research”
By creating 40 intergenerational pairs over 12 months, the Digit’andem project spreads the magic of digital technology. Guiding the elderly to master digital tools through their smartphones, this project aims to reduce the digital divide across different generations.
Supervised by experienced trainers, both young and older, these concrete initiatives aim to broaden access to digital skills for target audiences in Brussels and its surroundings.
A step towards digital inclusion for all!
On July 1st, 2022, Digit’andem received support from the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region.
Who? : Gery Sohet
Phone: +32 494 98 30 67
Join the Tech’N’Able Academy!
The Tech’N’Able Academy, in collaboration with Interface 3 Brussels, offers women the opportunity to undergo professional training and acquire a solid foundation in smartphone and tablet repair and refurbishment.
What can you expect from this training?
Tech’N’Able has received support from the King Baudouin Foundation as well as from ING.
Who? : Interface3
Phone: +32 2 219 15 10
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