Computer Classes

Computer Classes for Older Adults

 

Computer classes, provided by Senior Connections, are held in the First Floor Resource Center at

Senior Connections, The Capital Area Agency on Aging
24 E. Cary Street, Richmond.

 

To register for a class, please call Linda Jackson at (804) 672-4481. Please leave your name, telephone number and best time to call you back.

 

The class is called COMPUTER BASICS For SENIORSIt is designed for Individuals with little or no computer experience. The classes are held on Mondays from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon and is a three week session.

 

WEEK 1: Introduction to the computer and its components. How to use the mouse and keyboard practices and tutorials.

 

WEEK 2:  Introduces users to the desktop and how to search the internet  looking at websites such as Medicare.gov., Social Security.gov., and Seniorconnections-va.org. You are also given the opportunity to search websites of your own interest.

 

WEEK 3: Participants will learn how to create an email account using google and how to send and receive email messages.

 

ADVANCED CLASSES are offered in MS Word and Excel upon request. Email your request to ljackson@youraaa.org.