Posts Tagged ‘ seniors use computers ’

SENIORS EXPERIENCE ANXIETY USING THE INTERNET–PART 1

Oct 4th, 2011 | By admin | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Internet Anxiety Not Just With Seniors At one time or another, most of us have experienced or heard about computers doing funny things. Some seniors especially can become very anxious when they contemplate using computers and fear they do not have the knowledge or ability to do so.// Lack of computer experience is one of [...]



‘VISUAL STEPS’ FOR SENIORS LEARNING TO USE COMPUTERS

Sep 27th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Moments Blog

SCJ recently received an invitation to review a book, Internet and E-mail for SENIORS with Windows 7, For senior citizens who want to start using the Internet. What a magnificent resource for those of us who grew up on manual typewriters!

Visual Steps is “…dedicated to helping individuals over the age of 50 participate in the cyber-age. Visual Steps develops practical and accessible computer handbooks, user guides and other instructional materials for the older person.” The concept underlying these resources for seniors is based on the special needs and requirements of the mature individual.

Take a closer look at some of the features of the Visual Steps Concept. Each product: