1 in 5 people...

feel overwhelmed with constant changes in technology. We surveyed 2,000 everyday people to uncover attitudes to getting online.

 

We are a social change charity, helping people to improve their lives through digital.

We tackle the most pressing issues of our time, working with partners in thousands of communities across Australia.

Some of the good things we do:

Get Online Week logo

Get Online Week Our big digital inclusion campaign in Australia and the UK, taking place in October each year.

Our network A network of 4,000 community organisations who provide local support to people to close the digital divide.

Be Connected logo

Be Connected Our Australian Government funded program supporting people over 50 to gain essential digital skills.

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Good Things Learning Our online learning platform has specially designed courses and curated free resources to help people improve their digital skills.

Our impact

The last couple of years has shown more than ever how important it is for everyone in Australia to be digitally included. Find out how we're bridging the digital divide and making a real difference in people's lives.

1M people reached through digital skills programs

$20M in grants distributed to community organisations

4,000 Network Partners across Australia working to close the digital divide

 

Get Online Week: Dates for your diary

Our hugely successful Get Online Week campaign is coming back this 14-20 October 2024. Add the dates to your diary now!

Latest news and reports

Take a look at our latest news, stories, research and reports on closing the digital divide in Australia.

08/02/2024 · Announcements

[PODCAST] What you should expect in 2024: A preview with Jess Wilson

What’s on the digital inclusion agenda for 2024? CEO of Good Things Foundation, Jessica Wilson, previews an exciting year ahead, an artificial intelligence (AI) project that's on the cards and a digitally inclusive future full of optimism.

 

06/02/2024 · Announcements | Our projects

Ensuring all Australians can benefit from AI

At Good Things Foundation we know that supporting people who are digitally excluded to build their digital skills and keep up with emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), has the potential to improve their lives, for good.

 

06/02/2024 · Announcements | Research and reports

Pre-budget submission for 2024-25

Federal government investment in digital inclusion initiatives is essential. Here are our pre-budget 2024-25 recommendations that, if adopted, will ensure that no one will be left behind in our ever-evolving technological landscape.