Are you totally mystified by the Internet? Want to get on-line, but don’t know how? Afraid of scams or hacking and want to be secure? Then Internet for Absolute Beginners (IfAB) is for you!

This is a very flexible four session course which tries to answer all your burning questions about using the Internet. In particular, it will try to build confidence and demystify some of the issues that people commonly confront.We’ll even have a chance to try out ‘Alexa’ — one of the new ‘talking computers’!

If you’re aged over 50 or are disabled then book now by contacting the course tutor by telephone on 0191 284 0480 (Extension 217) or e-mail

Starts: Thursday 6th September
Ends: Thursday 27th September
Time: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
Place: Disability North, The Dene Centre, Castle Farm Road, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 1PH.
Length: 4 sessions

Tutor: Bea Groves-McDaniel,

Telephone: 0191 284 0480 (Extension 217)  E-mail:|

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We thought we would take this opportunity to let you know that the Disability North Annual General Meeting will take place on the Monday 3 December 2018, which also happens to be the International Day of Disabled People.

We will announce more details in the near future, but please save this date in your diary!