Be Connected

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Get Online

Be Connected is a free Australian Government initiative aimed at increasing the confidence, skills and online safety of older Australians when they use the internet and everyday technology.

We can help you sign up to access Be Connected’s online learning resources, plus we’ll be offering in-person support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence.

Bookings are essential, for more information contact library staff on 9364 0115 or email digitalhub@melville.wa.gov.au.

What's On

Our new Be Connected sessions are launching in July! We are running fun and social six week courses, one on one sessions are also available if you prefer more personalised help.

All Be Connected sessions are free to attend, bookings are essential. View our online booking calendar.

Be Connected Courses

Our six week courses are currently fully booked. Please check back again in August for additional sessions.

Come along to our fun and social six week course at AH Bracks Library + Creative Space or Bull Creek Library – we’ll help you get signed up to the Be Connected website, giving you access to their library of online learning resources, plus we’ll run a discussion on a different topic each week.

Morning/afternoon tea will be supplied.

Topics covered in this course:
Week 1: Introduction to Be Connected, and Getting Started Online
Week 2: Staying Safe Online
Week 3: All About Data, Wi-Fi and Mobile Networks
Week 4: All About Apps
Week 5: Socialising Online and Connecting to Others
Week 6: Basics of Shopping Online

Be Connected One on One Sessions

We'll help you get signed up to the Be Connected website, and offer in-person support for your queries relating to the internet and technology.

Time: One hour sessions available from 9.00am - 1.00pm, Wednesdays in July
Venue: AH Bracks Library + Creative Space, corner of Canning Highway and Stock Road, Melville
Cost: Free
Bookings: Essential, book online or contact library staff on 9364 0115.

For more information about Be Connected at City of Melville Libraries, contact library staff on 9364 0115 or email digitalhub@melville.wa.gov.au.

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