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Digital for All

Helena staff and volunteers are here to help you to get online, with a range of free sessions for all ages and abilities.

You can get help with:

  • Universal Credit applications and maintaining your claimant commitment
  • Searching for jobs and training
  • Online job applications
  • Learning online
  • Setting up and using email
  • Registering for and using Helena’s online services (reporting a repair)
  • Staying safe online
  • Keeping in touch with friends and family

Sessions are free and suit all ages and abilities.  Sessions run on:

Tuesdays:
10 - 11am - Cooper Street Sheltered Scheme (for over 55s, living in the local area), 10 Morley Way, Town Centre, St. Helens, WA10 2BQ
1 - 4pm - Wargrave Big Local (Digital Job Hub - open to all), Newton Family and Community Centre

Wednesdays:
1- 4pm - Helena Central (Digital Job Hub - open to all), 4 Corporation Street, St. Helens, WA9 1LB

Thursdays:
1 - 4pm - Thatto Heath (Digital Job Hub - open to all), The Perth Centre, 2 Dunedin Road, Thatto Heath, WA9 5QX

Fridays:
1.30-2.30pm - Sandalwood Gardens Sheltered Scheme (for over 55s, living in the local area), 22/24 Sandalwood Gardens, Sutton, WA9 3YG

There is no need to book a place, just drop in and let us help you to get connected.  However places may be limited at some venues.  For more information contact Andy Cave on 01744 418051 andrew.cave@helenapartnerships.co.uk.


Include-IT Project

If you are aged 40-62 and are currently not working, then the new Include-IT project where you can access 1-2-1 support at Moss Bank Library, Helena Central (Town Centre), Helena East (Derbyshire Hill), and Parr Library.  Find out more about the project and what it can offer you here.


Accessing the Internet in St Helens

If you do not have direct access to the internet you can also visit one of the many internet access points within St Helens. Find your nearest centre here.

If you would like help and advice on everything from staying safe on the internet to Council services online, click here to explore.  Please note information on the Councils website is not updated by Helena, please contact them direct to confirm information on the councils website.