“The members of the Society have been professional, helpful, kind and I feel encouraged and confident that one day I will be a contributing member of society,” says Mirjana.
The Ottawa Independent Living Resource Centre is a cross disability organization and local resource centre. Several of the participants in the Neil Squire Society’s Distance Computer Comfort Programs are also participants in our employment program, Independent Living Employment Assistance Program (iLeap).
James Murphy, a Best Buy Manager of Operations, has been volunteering as an online computer tutor with the Neil Squire Society since April 2011.
Wayne has been increasing his knowledge of computers over the past few months through the Distance Computer Comfort program at the Penticton Indian Band’s Footprints to Technology Centre a partner site of the Neil Squire Society.
Christine, from Naramata, British Columbia, was referred to the Distance Computer Comfort program by our partner site, Footprints to Technology, in Penticton. Christine has been working with an online tutor for the past few months.