SENIORS LOG ON TO WIN IPADS

Victorian Seniors Card holders have a chance to win an iPad in a new competition encouraging older Victorians to connect with the latest digital technology.

The Andrews Labor Government has launched the Tech Savvy iPad Competition as part of the of Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors Program.

The competition offers free training and DVD’s to seniors who want to learn more about computers, smartphones and tablets.

Seniors Card holders can enter the iPad competition for free and learn more about the Tech Savvy Seniors Program by visiting the Victorian Government’s Seniors Online website, www.seniorsonline.vic.gov.au.

Ms Graley said that the Andrews Labor Government was committed to ensuring older Victorians gain the skills they need to connect online.

“New technology means we are now more connected than ever before and our seniors deserve to have the skills and confidence they need to use this technology,”

“It will ensure they can pay bills, access services, read books and news and even stay in touch with loved ones, wherever they may be.”