Prior to this arrangement, 95-year old Anne Novak never used a computer. But, now, she is video-chatting with her daughter in Montana on a regular basis.
Teenagers are teaching seniors in Spiritwood Skyper’s Club all about social media. Most of the lessons focus on Skype and Facebook. The end goal of the exercise is to give the seniors something to engage in and keep them connected to their families.
Some of the seniors were initially apprehensive about the idea of using a computer. But the teenager teachers do a good job of introducing them to the idea.