Help with digital skills and online safety
Last updated 24 December 2020
1. 'DigiKnow' - helping Stockport get online
More and more essential services are being offered online. For now there are still choices in how you access services such as traditional methods like making a phone call, but in the future, some services may be online only. In many cases you could get a quicker response and a cheaper service online.
Being online offers so many benefits
These benefits include:
- keeping in touch with friends and family
- enjoying interests to the full
- saving money by getting the best deals
- learning a new skill for work or pleasure
If you're not online yet, or are online but not very confident – don’t worry you’re not alone. Across Stockport, 50,000 people still lack one or more of the essential digital skills they need to fully participate in today's world.
Getting online and improving your skills is easier than you think
We can help you get online for the first time or if you want to improve your skills, even if you don’t have a computer or broadband or wifi at home.
Whether you want to learn or develop your skills for fun, employment or for a Universal Credit application, we can show you.