PRCA Appeal Updates

A SocialBox.Biz blog post update 21st August 2020 We are grateful to great PR agencies that are already answering the PRCA Appeal and supporting our initiative. For the homeless, refugees, and the elderly in the UK, digital exclusion is a reality. Without access to laptops and other internet-connected devices, the disadvantaged are left without access … Continue reading PRCA Appeal Updates

SocialBox.Biz and Housing Justice Partner for ‘Move On’ Training to Help Homeless Clients Get Back on their Feet – Case Study

A SocialBox.Biz Case Study update by Heather, 31 July 2020 SocialBox.Biz recently partnered with Housing Justice for a 2-day ‘Move On’ training designed to help homeless clients get back on their feet. 36 clients all received laptops through the SocialBox.Biz Laptops for the Homeless Initiative to learn about various aspects of well-being. The laptops offered … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz and Housing Justice Partner for ‘Move On’ Training to Help Homeless Clients Get Back on their Feet – Case Study

Refugee Support Network – SocialBox.Biz Laptop Case Studies Update

SocialBox.Biz Laptop Case Studies, Refugee Support Network Update 31 July and 16 September 2020 As our partners Refugee Support Network are working on compiling the latest case studies of unaccompanied refugee children and young people  receiving rehomed SocialBox.Biz laptops, here are summaries for two of the recipients. Case Studies… *The names have been changed. Yahya* … Continue reading Refugee Support Network – SocialBox.Biz Laptop Case Studies Update

SOCIALBOX.BIZ | LAPTOPS FOR THE HOMELESS INITIATIVE INSPIRING NEXT GENERATION

A SocialBox.Biz blog post update by Heather 25th July 2020. The SocialBox.Biz Laptops for the Homeless Vulnerable Initiative has helped the homeless, refugee children, and older adults alike to stay connected with the world around them for years. Now, we are partnering with schools to give old no longer needed but still functioning tech a … Continue reading SOCIALBOX.BIZ | LAPTOPS FOR THE HOMELESS INITIATIVE INSPIRING NEXT GENERATION

SocialBox.Biz Laptops for Homeless and Vulnerable Initiative and Working Chance Help Previously Incarcerated Women Get Back on their Feet

A SocialBox.Biz post by Heather, 20 May 2020 Women who are just released from incarcerated end up on the streets in many cases, but one organisation, Working Chance, is changing this trend by supporting these women to turn their lives around and gain employment. According to Working Chance CEO Natasha Finlayson : “The generous donation … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz Laptops for Homeless and Vulnerable Initiative and Working Chance Help Previously Incarcerated Women Get Back on their Feet

SocialBox.Biz Laptops for Vulnerable Initiative Offering New Opportunities through Age UK London

A SocialBox.Biz post by Heather, 10 May 2020 As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to brew, we have found that the Laptops for Homeless and Vulnerable Initiative has continued to grow and find new life. What began as a way to help the vulnerable get back on their feet has now become a way to help … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz Laptops for Vulnerable Initiative Offering New Opportunities through Age UK London

SocialBox.Biz Now Hosting Computer Skills Classes at Community Centre in London

A SocialBox.Biz blog post update by Alex, February 2020. ***April 2020 update – computer class is currently replaced with telephone call out support on Wednesdays*** Update from Age UK London on 5th June 2020 about SocialBox.Biz virtual computer class: ”Many thanks for sorting out the issue with the lady and her laptop.  She was so … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz Now Hosting Computer Skills Classes at Community Centre in London

SocialBox.Biz : Laptops for the Homeless Initiative – Latest case studies…

A blog post update from The Passage and Centrepoint charity partners (November 2019) One of our partners, Centrepoint, recently sat down with us to discuss the Laptops for the Homeless Initiative and the impact they’ve seen. At Centrepoint, nearly 12% of their clients are asylum seekers or refugees, and putting laptops in their hands gives … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz : Laptops for the Homeless Initiative – Latest case studies…