Computer Basics for Older Adults

Jul 07 2015 9:00am - 8/20/15 12:00 pm

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At Quincy Senior Residences, 625 Quincy Street Brooklyn, NY 11221

Quincy computer room2Quincy Senior Residences will be offering free Computer Classes at the Phyllis D. Smalls Hurd Technology Center for adults 50 and over. This is a 10 week course designed to give a comprehensive course on basic computer skills and are provided by Older Adults Technology Services.

Computer basics for older adults will give you a chance to learn the basic skills you need to operate a PC computer. Learn to use the mouse and keyboard, get on the internet, and use email to stay in touch with family and friends.

Here’s what you can expect from this course:

  • Appropriate for absolute beginner
  • Designed for older adults, ages 50 and up
  • Moderate pace
  • Supportive environment
  • Opportunities to ask questions

Here’s what we require from you:

  • Regular, on time attendance
  • Patience with your trainer and volunteers
  • Active participation in discussions
  • Ask questions if you don’t understand
  • Come to all classes and practice sessions
  • Participate in evaluations and feedback

Registration is mandatory and seating is limited! Please register by contacting Michele Grimes at (718) 453-0685 ext. 310 or

Classes are made possible, in part, by the NYC Council and the NYC Department for the Aging.