Free One-on-One Tech Help Available!
During the month of August, Senior Planet Covid Corps members will provide one-on-one technology help over the phone and through video conference appointments.
About Senior Planet Covid Corps Member
Covid Corps members are high school juniors to college sophomores working for Montgomery County to make a difference this summer.
What Tech Support Can Be Provided?
Senior Planet Covid Corps members can help residents with questions or problems with smart phones, computers, tablets, printers, email, using the Internet or an application, and more. They can assist in finding MC Public Library, Recreation, and Senior Planet classes and other virtual programming. Covid Corps members can also help low income persons sign up for $9.95 per month home Internet access.
30-minute appointments are available Monday through Friday at 10am, 10:45am, 11:15am, 1pm, 1:45pm, and 2:30pm in English, Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin), Amharic, Farsi, Hindi, Nepali, Russian, Tigrinya, Krio, and ASL (by Internet video).
Requirements for client/community member participation:
- Capacity to learn via computer/phone
- Ability to conduct themselves appropriately with a 17 to 23 year-old
- Has a working smart phone, computer or tablet (with access to the Internet)
- Telephone appointments are also available
Let us know you are interested by completing the form below and we will get you connected with your tech support very shortly.