Success Stories

Doug, Distance Computer Comfort volunteer

December 5, 2018 Doug Pays It Forward as a Volunteer Tutor

As a teenager, Doug sought out the Neil Squire Society’s Computer Comfort program to learn basic skills. Twenty years later, he saw that the program was looking for volunteers and he signed up. Read why Doug gives.

Brenda, Computer Comfort participant

November 28, 2018 Brenda’s Life Changes “for the better – and the better – and the better.”

This post is part of our Powered to Enable campaign. Brenda’s Life Changes “for the better – and the better – and the better.” “I took a computer course back in 2000,” says Brenda. “I didn’t have the patience to sit down and try to learn it. I never liked computers until I went to Neil Squire.” […]

Lamont using a LipSync

November 21, 2018 The LipSync Helps Lamont Read The Manchester Guardian

After 30 years as a physics teacher, Lamont retired from the field. He then became a marine chemist, inspecting oil rigs and performing safety and quality auditing. He was also involved in his community, volunteering for the food bank for over 30 years. Lamont lives with his wife, Mary, in Kentville, Nova Scotia.

Daniel, Computer Comfort participant

November 14, 2018 No Turning Back for Daniel with Computer Comfort

This post is part of our Powered to Enable campaign. No Turning Back for Daniel with Computer Comfort “I spent over 30 years working as a carpenter and then I had a stroke about five years ago. I couldn’t go work in the construction industry anymore. I was the primary breadwinner for my family, so it wasn’t […]

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