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Posted on: November 12, 2021

iPad & Tech Support with Cyber Seniors

Are you interested in receiving an iPad & tech support?

 

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Thanks to a Partnership with the URI Cyber-Seniors program, you could receive:

  • Free Apple iPad
  • Free Internet connection, if needed (for up to 1 year!)
  • Free in-person and/or phone or Zoom-based tech support from University of Rhode Island student mentors
  • Free daily online webinars & virtual activities through cyberseniors.org

 

This is URI Research. The purpose of this research is to evaluate the impacts of the URI Cyber-Seniors Program on technology use and social connectedness for older adults. The research will be conducted over the phone or at the senior/community center. 

 

* You must commit to completing surveys, at least bi-weekly support for 2-3 months, & an interview.   

 

You are eligible if you are:

  • 50 years of age & older
  • Interested in a technological device and/or internet connection & willing to take part in the study. 

 

Computer skills help you stay connected, informed, & healthy

 

Please call us at (401) 789-0268 ext. 2 if you are interested.

 

The principal investigator at URI for this project is Dr. Skye Leedahl, 401-874-4566, skyeleedahl@uri.edu


 This research has been approved by The University of Rhode Island Institutional Review Board.

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