Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. We have online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners - the Be Connected Network - who offer support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence. Find a local place for friendly help and advice, or join the Network to help others.
See our website for more info on:
- building skills
- free presentations
- grandparents guide
- topic library
- find local help
Some of our new resources include:
- mobile banking
- smart homes
- social media apps
- how to use Zoom
- buying and selling online
- quick reads
How this service is delivered
Do you need someone to help you in person?
You can pop into one of our many Network Partners to get some help in person. Click on the Find local help tab at the top of our website.
Call or visit us online
Do you need to speak to someone?
You can ring the Be Connected helpline on 1300 795 897.
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Young carer payments
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