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Guest post: Get Online Week gets underway

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Matt Hancock, Minister for Digital and Culture, showed his support for Get Online Week today. Chris Andersson of Tinder Foundation tells us what it’s all about. Today sees the launch of Get Online Week 2016, the UK’s largest digital skills …

Building a ‘digital community’: The Castle House sheltered housing scheme

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A few weeks ago, members of the GDS Digital Inclusion and Assisted Digital team visited Castle House, a sheltered housing scheme that serves elderly and vulnerable people in Lambeth where they have created a “digital community”. The aim was to …

The Mercy Foundation

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The Digital Inclusion team recently visited the Mercy Foundation, a brilliant social charity organisation in Battersea. This was our first ever visit to a community centre where we met some incredible people and learnt more about the great digital inclusion …