Computers & Technology

Computers and Technology


Free Teen Tech Help

Learn to use the technology you have. Our two summer interns, Ryan Russo and Brendan O’Halloran from NCHS, will be here through June 9, and can help you with PCs, tablets, cameras, cell phones, laptops, reading devices and all things digital.
Schedule a time to meet with a student by calling 203-594-3620. They will also be offering three classes:

Streaming:

Tuesday, May 23, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Free

Learn about the different devices used to stream TV, Movies, and Podcasts: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Prime, and others.

Fantasy Sports Leagues . . . Want to join a team?:

Tuesday, May 30, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Free

Fantasy sports are a type of online game where participants assemble imaginary or virtual teams of real players of a professional sport. These teams compete based on the statistical performance of those players’ performances in actual games. It’s a fun way to follow a sport you love and be a part of a team!

Be your own Tech Support:

Tuesday, June 6, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Free

Ryan and Brandon will show you easy steps to correct common problems.


NEW: How do I?…One-on-One Tech Help Sessions

Call 203-594-3620 to set up an appointment with one of our capable techies. We request a donation of $20.

Learn how to better use the devices you own. Bring your laptop, e-reader, tablet, smart phone – you get the idea! For example, you might learn to text, set up voicemail, watch television, download free books or whatever you want to do.

The PC Doctor – pcdoctor@laphamcenter.org

Having a problem with your PC or tablet? Want advice on buying a new computer?  Have PC repair questions? Let one of our experienced volunteers help you resolve the issue or guide you to your answer. Email or call if your email isn’t working.

The Mac Tutor – mactutor@laphamcenter.org

We have some help if you own an Apple product! Marylou Wilkinson will give you a hand with the software or set up.