Digital Duos is a five-week program pairing seniors 55+ with youth 15+ aimed towards increasing digital literacy through technology mentoring.

NEXT COHORTS

October 5 – November 2, Tuesdays 4:30 – 7:00pm

WorkLink Westshore Centre

October 2, October 16 – November 6, Saturdays 9:30 am – 12:00pm

WorkLink Sooke Centre

Senior Program Benefits:

  • Hands-on experience and support using smart devices and computers
  • Knowledge about securing devices and online safety
  • Increased social connection and support network
  • Senior mentors receive personalized instruction on a laptop device that will be gifted at the end of the program.

 

Youth Mentor Program Benefits: 

  • Learn valuable life experience from seniors
  • Build meaningful connections
  • Gain volunteer experience in the community
  • Youth mentors receive a certificate of participation and reference letter

See full program outline here: http://www.worklink.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/Digital-Duos-Project-Outline.pdf