iPad for Seniors

We encourage connection and growth within the aged sector through technology training and support.

A tablet can enhance the quality of life for many elderly people, especially those who are limited in their mobility or are residing in a group home or other assisted living environment. It can also help them overcome feelings of loneliness and reduce the impact of social isolation.

If you are a senior and have never used or lack confidence in using an iPad our ‘iPad for Seniors’ course is run over 6 consecutive weeks and comprises the following:

  • Guided tour of iPad device
  • Set up from scratch
  • Creating an iTunes and iCloud account
  • Settings including font, screen brightness, privacy and more
  • Installing and using apps
  • Using the internet
  • Emails
  • Detecting email scams

  • Taking and editing photos & videos
  • Using the calendar App
  • iBooks and Audible for both digital and audio books
  • Social media including Facebook, Instagram and Messenger

Cost: $275 per person (6 x 1.5 hour classes)
This includes loan of iPad for duration of course, and take home information cards.
Morning / afternoon tea is included.

Individual ongoing training and support is available if required. This may include more extensive training for any or all of the above topics, or tailored specific to your needs. This service is charged at an hourly rate