AbilityNet

Objectives

The charity’s objects are to promote relief for persons with physical, motor, sensory or mental disabilities, and to develop their physical and mental capabilities, in particular, but not exclusively, by the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

Activities

Also, to educate the public in the use of computers for people with disabilities and promote the undertaking of relevant research in this area.
Additionally the provision of free IT advice and support to disabled or elderly people regarding using their computers and help to other charities on IT projects from the initial definition of required outcomes through to general advice and support on specific solutions delivered free through a network of IT volunteers.

Charity sectors

  • Older people / later life
  • Physical disabilities

Other details

Geographical remit: 
National - Britain
Charity registration number: 

Most recent opportunities

  • ITCanHelp volunteer - Doncaster

    AbilityNet

    South Yorkshire, DN1

    Ongoing role

    AbilityNet ITCanHelp has a nationwide network of IT support volunteers. We are looking for people who are interested and skilled in computers and technology to visit disabled and older people in their own homes to help with their IT needs.  Read more

    Time commitment: The volunteer will need to be available around 2-3 hours per week but this will depend on the level of client demand.

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  • ITCanHelp volunteer - Cardiff

    AbilityNet

    South East Wales, CF10

    Ongoing role

    AbilityNet ITCanHelp has a nationwide network of IT support volunteers. We are looking for people who are interested and skilled in computers and technology to visit disabled and older people in their own homes to help with their IT needs.  Read more

    Time commitment: The volunteer will need to be available around 2-3 hours per week but this will depend on the level of client demand.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Surrey

    AbilityNet

    Surrey, CV34 5JL

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Nottinghamshire

    AbilityNet

    Nottinghamshire, NG2

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Derbyshire

    AbilityNet

    Derbyshire, DE1

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Leicestershire

    AbilityNet

    Leicestershire, LE1

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Liverpool

    AbilityNet

    Merseyside, L1

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Tyne & Wear

    AbilityNet

    Tyne and Wear, NE1

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Northumberland

    AbilityNet

    Northumberland, NE22 5ET

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Durham

    AbilityNet

    Durham, DH1 1AG

    Ongoing role

    As an AbilityNet County Co-ordinator you would be in charge of a regional team of volunteers who change the lives of disabled and older people by providing IT Support in their homes. Read more

    Time commitment: Approx 3-4 hours per week.

    Read more Ask a questionApply
  • Previous placements

    County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Wiltshire

    County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Essex

    County Co-ordinator AbilityNet ITCanHelp - Warwickshire

    ITCanHelp volunteer - Durham County

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