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Non-profit to teach mobile phone skills to older adults in Johns Creek

January 05, 2016

The BlueHair Technology Group will be conducting a series of workshops for seniors on the basics of Apple iPads and iPhones in January and Androids and Tablets in February at Park Place in Johns Creek.

Park Place TechnologyTaught by knowledgeable instructors and volunteers, the courses are designed to address the challenges many older people face with technology. Each four-week course costs $40. The classes are 90 minutes long and meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturdays.

The program’s goals are to empower older adults with the knowledge and skills they need to increase their independence, social interaction, confidence and connection to society. BlueHair Technology Group is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating adult seniors about current technology.

The Apple class meets Jan. 9, 16, 23, and 30. The Android class meets Feb. 6, 13, 20, and 27. Park Place is located at 3125 Old Alabama Rd. in Johns Creek.

To register, call 770-512-3430 or fill in the online form and bring to Park Place with payment. 
 
Who: BlueHair Technology Group, a non-profit that teaches technology skills to seniors

What: Four-week courses on the basics of Apple iPads/ iPhones and Androids/Tablets
When: iPhone/iPad – 9:30 a.m. Saturdays Jan. 9, 16, 23, and 30;
           Android/Tablets – Feb. 6, 13, 20, and 27.
Where: Park Place, 3125 Old Alabama Rd., Johns Creek
Registration: Call 770-512-3430 or fill in the online form and bring to Park Place with payment.
Cost: $40.