Guide to Computer Centers for Seniors
Compute is an effort by the City of Seattle to assist
the seniors population in locating and utilizing
technology resources in their own communities.
Included is a guide to community technology
centers in the Seattle area that offer training and
classes specifically aimed at Seniors.
Seniors Training Seniors Project
The first groups of Senior Trainers are now organizing computer basics / internet skills classes. (Summer 2000) These classes are intended for seniors with little or no prior experience working with computers.
The senior and community centers below are
hosting the first sessions; please contact
centers directly to inquire about class times
Study of Senior Technology in Seattle
report provides recommendations for use of $35,000 from
the Citizens Literacy and Access Fund that was allocated
for a Senior Project by the City Council in August 1997.
The report contains information that formed the basis of
those recommendations and provides a solid assessment of
the topic of seniors and computer technology in Seattle
that may be useful for other projects.
Senior Technology Links
Check out our guide to senior technology resources on the Internet from the Puget Sound to the far corners of the world. Follow our links to the best senior technology sites on the net and keep up to date on what going on.