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‘Let’s Get Digital’ @ the Winter Gardens – 11th Oct – 10-2pm

October 9, 2013 by


Do computers and the internet frustrate you?  Has the online revolution passed you by? Then why not come along to the ‘Let’s get digital’ event and join special guest, Sheffield City Council’s very own Howard Middleton. Fresh from his TV appearances, Howard, TV Baker, will be attending to show how online recipes can help you […]

Job Vacancies @ Heeley Development Trust

September 5, 2013 by


Heeley Development Trust are advertising 2 new vacancies to join their Adult Community Learning Team. The Community Learning Champion roles will cover the North (Chapletown, High Green & Stannington) Sheffield and South West (Crookes, Dore, Totley, Ecclesall and Fulwood) Sheffield areas and will be required to develop learning opportunities in these areas and increase participation levels. The roles are […]

Adult learning in Heeley this autumn

September 5, 2013 by


A wide variety of adult learning courses will be available to the Heeley community this autumn. English for speakers of another language, functional skills in literacy and numeracy as well as more advanced courses in word processing and desktop publishing will be available alongside the on-going open access sessions at the Heeley Online Centre on Thirlwell Road. […]

Learning Opportunities in Heeley and Abbeydale – Summer Term 2012

March 28, 2012 by


call us to sign up for a course, or find out what we do, tell us what new courses you would like to see in your local area. Please ring Liz, Saima or Maxine on 0114 2500613 for more information.

Go On Sheffield, Go On Heeley!

October 4, 2011 by


Next week marks the launch of ‘Go ON Sheffield’, an exciting local initiative to encourage first timers to experience the Internet. The campaign will run from 24th October until to 6th November. It is being organised by UK online centres and Heeley Development Trust and is backed by Sheffield City Council and Sheffield-based broadband company, Plusnet. The campaign has been designed to give the 95,000 people who are currently not online in this City the opportunity to experience both the social and practical benefits of the Internet for the very first time. There are more than 60 FREE drop- in events scheduled during the week with friendly staff and volunteers at each session to help people learn more about computers and the internet. To find out where your local Go ON Sheffield event please give Heeley Development Trust a call on 0114 2500613.

Learning in Abbeydale and Heeley September 2011

August 1, 2011 by


We have new courses  starting in September 2011 in your area.  The following neighbourhood centres are offering adult learning opportunities: Heeley Online Centre Heeley Institute Heeley Parish Church Heeley City Farm Heeley Baths Nether Edge Primary School St Peter’s Commonground Contact Maxine Bowler on 0114 2500613 or Liz Bowman on 07817 006437 (termtime only – […]

Local Job Vacancies!

July 26, 2011 by


We currently have two interesting job vacancies at Heeley Development Trust:  1) PROJECT DEVELOPMENT WORKER for Digital Champions. Full time (Fixed Term until March 31st 2012) £19,656 APT&C Scale 25 Deadline for Applications 12th August 2011 You can download the JOB DESCRIPTION HERE and the APPLICATION FORM HERE – (PDF version) or (WORD version) 2) […]

Spring Online and unleash those Digital Talents!

May 13, 2011 by


‘Spring Online with Silver Surfers Day’ is delivered by Digital Unite, in partnership with UK online centres, the BBC and Race Online 2012. It is a national campaign to help older people start using computers and the internet and this year over 2,000 free digital taster events are taking place across the UK between 16-20 […]

South Yorkshire challenged to Go ON and get more out of life online

January 22, 2011 by


Thousands of people across South Yorkshire are to get the chance to see how they could get more out of life in 2011, simply by going online. Go ON Sheffield is taking place throughout January and February and is part of a wider Go ON get more out of life online campaign from Sheffield-based organisation […]

Go On Sheffield – Get More Out of Life!

December 7, 2010 by


Over the festive season, more people will become aware of being excluded and left behind with every advert saying go to www.this and www.that.  UK Online’s latest campaign kicks off in the New Year, encouraging people to get online in 2011. The Go On – Get More Out of Life online campaign takes place between […]

Heeley Online Centre featured in UK Online Centres Promo Vid

November 16, 2010 by


Maxine Bowler, Heeley Online Centre Manager, is featured in the latest UK Online Centres video, ' One million more online'. Have a look at the short video that explains whats happening locally and nationally throughout the UK Online network.

Digital Hero for Heeley? Vote now!

October 20, 2010 by


Maxine Bowler, Heeley Online Centre Manager, has been shortlisted for a TalkTalk Digital Hero Award in recognition of the fantastic work she has been doing over the last couple of years to tackle digital exclusion both locally and regionally The TalkTalk Digital Heroes Awards, in conjunction with Citizens Online, are the only awards of their […]

Computa says YES – Get Online Event

October 11, 2010 by


Get Online Week is coming round again – from 18th – 24th October.  This will be the perfect opportunity to find out what your local UK Online Centre can do for you. As part of the week’s activities, there will be a special event at The Institute, on Thursday 21st October from 12.30-4.00pm.  [See a […]

Getting closer

September 21, 2010 by


Just thought I would send a few more up to date pictures of how the Church is progressing. It is coming together very nicely and the church members have been told that the first service in the New Church will be on Sunday 17th of October. Any new members WELCOME.