Theme 2 Digital Inclusion

This theme is divided into three funding schemes which are summarised below.

Scheme 2A – ICT skills and digital careers

Priorities

  1. Access to ICT support and training for older people. In this priority we are looking in particular to support activities which support older people to feel more informed and digitally included.
  2. Digital skill development for children and young people. In this priority we are looking in particular to:
    a)     Increase awareness of careers in the digital sector, and
    b)     Provide children and young people with the opportunity to develop the skills for the digital sector.

Scheme 2B:  online safety

Priority:

  1. Children and young people online safety. In this priority we are looking in particular to support activity that raises awareness of potential dangers online among children, young people and their parents and carers, and supports the implementation of suitable prevention measures.

Scheme 2C:  improving health and wellbeing facilitated through digital platforms

Priority:

  1. Increase in self-management/self-reliance/ confidence/ health literacy. In this priority we are looking in particular to support activity that increases people’s ability to manage their own health and health conditions, increases self-reliance and confidence and improves health literacy. 

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