Ransackers gets involved in Innovations for Ageing: digital exclusion

How many of you have had negative experiences in high street phone shops while trying to buy new phones or other equipment?

Ransackers Association has had many discussions in recent years over this issue. We are all about later life learning and education: part of this is access to information and use of the web.

The throwaway society is with us and IT and communications devices wear out or start malfunctioning after 4-6 years. This is very annoying for some older people, who often try to buy things to last, and who object to replacing their kit so  often. Without working phones, tablets and pcs people can   get excluded from so much information and ways of communicating.

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Ransackers Association Conference and AGM 2018

‘Active Minds – Still Studying’
Celebrating International Day of the Older Person – October 1st

10:00 – 16:00 on 1st October, 2018
at FutureLearn, Hawley Crescent, London NW1 8NP – Google maps

Book this FREE event: via Eventbrite,  or email Hilary Farnworth

Download 2018 flyer and programme for full details