Partner post: video calls and mobile data from Jon at LASSN

This post has been shared from the Leeds Migration Partnership blog  and was written by Jon at Leeds Asylum Seekers Support Network As we all get used to new ways of working, video calls are the obvious solution. They’re fun, accessible and immediate. They can really help people feel connected. However, we should also be … Continue reading Partner post: video calls and mobile data from Jon at LASSN

Digital Health Hub: Cross Gates and District Good Neighbours – COVID-19

The Digital Health Hub at Cross Gates and District Good Neighbours in partnership with 100% Digital Leeds is continuing to use digital technology to support their members who are socially isolated at this time. There was a lot of uncertainty, worry and upset with the centre having to close last week to its 1200 members … Continue reading Digital Health Hub: Cross Gates and District Good Neighbours – COVID-19

New Case Study: Groundwork Green Doctors

Groundwork is a charity working nationally and locally to transform lives in the UK’s most disadvantaged communities. Groundwork’s ‘Green Doctors’ support people in their homes and the community to save money and resources, cutting the number of households in fuel poverty. Green Doctors are experienced advisers who know how to make the biggest cost savings and how to … Continue reading New Case Study: Groundwork Green Doctors

Discovery with Three: Digital skills train-the-trainer session

We are pleased to announce a new partnership between 100% Digital Leeds and Discovery with Three, aiming to up-skill staff and volunteers from organisations wanting to run digital skills sessions for their learners. The session has been developed in consultation with community partners following feedback from organisations who would like to run digital skills sessions … Continue reading Discovery with Three: Digital skills train-the-trainer session

The Man Who Was Fine Offline

A poem by Paul Wilkes, Digital Inclusion Coordinator at Leeds Libraries, inspired by the many people who are not online and feel like the internet is not for them. It is written from the perspective of a 50 year old man who has no interest in getting online as he doesn't know or understand the … Continue reading The Man Who Was Fine Offline

Following feedback from our ESOL partners, 100% Digital Leeds have organised an exploratory workshop to develop a strategy for developing basic digital skills with ESOL learners in Leeds. 100% Digital Leeds understand the barriers to digital inclusion that ESOL learners face; in addition to the language barrier there are often many other obstacles to successful … Continue reading

100% Digital Leeds: Digital Inclusion Fund Launch

We're pleased to announce that we will be launching our 100% Digital Leeds: Digital Inclusion Fund on the 7th May at Leeds Central Library. 100% Digital Leeds have committed £100,000 to tackling digital inclusion and supporting the third sector in Leeds. Book your free ticket. Find out how your third sector organisation can apply for … Continue reading 100% Digital Leeds: Digital Inclusion Fund Launch