Good Things Foundation has a lot to share on all things digital inclusion, technology for social good and community learning.
Digital mentoring across generations
Highlighting the power of intergenerational digital skills programs across our Network.
Loan digital devices for flood-affected communities
Applications now open for grants to loan digital devices in flood-affected communities.
Making memoirs and memories with technology
For Bob, writing his life’s work isn’t difficult thanks to his digital skills.
Media release: Be Connected reaches one million learners
The popularity of the Be Connected program proves that using the internet confidently and safely is not beyond older Australians, with the program marking its one millionth learner – and the numbers keep growing.
Grants for loan devices and data for people in need
$5,000 grants available for community organisations to provide loan devices and data for isolated older people.
Learning digital skills for life
Four stories show how Be Connected is positively impacting Digital Mentors and learners.
Important updates on our Be Connected grants
We're so excited to announce changes to our main Be Connected grants!
The Tec Exec
Learning digital skills for emergency situations.
Support for our Network in natural disasters & COVID
Our national network have been through bushfires, COVID lockdowns, floods and more. No matter what happens, we're here for you.
Replay: Be Connected Social Impact
On 31 March 2021, we hosted a webinar with Associate Professor Anthony McCosker about the evaluation of the Be Connected program.
Media release: Be Connected impact
We welcome a recent social impact report by Swinburne University of Technology, which finds that the Be Connected program, delivered by Good Things Foundation, created a social return on investment of $4.01 for every $1 invested.
Be Connected Network partners WEA Illawarra recently held a cooking demonstration as an activity for their Be Connected Community Engagement grant.