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TechServeTO

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments COVID19 - Online service only * volunteers provide remote assistance with communication technology * visit website for details
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-888-418-4771
E-Mail techservetoronto@gmail.com
Website www.techserveto.com
Primary Contact David Marrello, Co-Founder
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 - Online service matches older adults with screened volunteers, to assist with accessing digital communications and social media using smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers * follow-up * service provided by telephone, text, chat or video conferencing -- no in-person service * volunteer opportunities * does not provide devices, software or financial assistance
Hours COVID19 - Online service only * response within 24-48 hours following receipt of completed online application
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility Open to all, with focus on older adults requiring assistance with technology, particularly those with low income who are unable to access alternate services
Application Call, email or visit website * seniors request form available online * also, volunteer application form available online
Languages English ; Volunteer interpretation available for other languages, including French, Arabic, Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), Hindi, Italian, Punjabi, Urdu -- dependent on participating volunteers
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
 
View Google Map
Mailing Address c/o Corporate Office 
396 Rustic Rd 
Toronto, ON M6L 1W7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Employment / Training ; Older Adults ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Computer & Related Technology Classes ; Older Adult Recreation Resources ; Recreation for Older Adults ; Supports for Families ; Supports for Newcomers ; Supports for Older Adults
Service Categories Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Older Adults ; Distance Education ~ Older Adults ; Distance Education ~ Science and Technology Issues ; Internet Information Resources ~ Older Adults ; Volunteer Opportunities

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