Doncaster Council is supporting people to get online, use the internet and learn new skills.
Get Online Week 2017
Doncaster Council is supporting Get Online Week (2 - 8 October), a national campaign aimed at encouraging people to learn how to use a computer and make the most of the internet.
If you're interested in getting online, Doncaster Council is holding the following information sessions for residents to drop in and find out about the support, resources and training available to help you take the first steps.
- Monday 2 October - Edlington Library, 10.00am - 1.00pm
- Tuesday 3 October - Scawthorpe Community Library, 10.00am - 1.00pm
- Wednesday 4 October - Mexborough Library, 10.00am - 1.00pm
- Thursday 5 October - Central Library, 10.00am - 1.00pm
- Friday 6 October - Thorne Library, 10.00am - 1.00pm
Council staff will also be on hand to demonstrate how easy it is for residents to access and use a growing number of Doncaster Council services online.
No more waiting in line or on the phone…
As part of improving the way we deliver our services, our website is now more interactive, meaning you can contact us 24/7 at a time that suits you.
You can now access an increasing number of council services online via a computer, tablet or smart phone. Viewing your bill and paying your council tax, requesting a new bin or green box, booking a pest control visit or reporting a lost dog are just some of the things you can now do online using the ‘Request it’, ‘Apply for it’ and ‘Pay for it’ options on the website.
So what are you waiting for? Don’t wait in line…get online!
Use the following links for more information, advice and guidance
- MyDoncaster Account
- MyDoncaster App
- Help me ‘get online’
- Social media
- Digital Residents' Group
- Superfast South Yorkshire Broadband
- Online Safety
- Residents' online stories
- How to do it online - films
Watch our short film promoting how residents can access Doncaster Council services online
For those not confident using computers, the film also highlights the range of services and facilities offered by Doncaster's libraries to support people to learn the necessary skills to make the most of the internet.
- Get online Map
- Download (202KB)