Donate your unwanted digital kit and data
Got an old computer or laptop you don’t need? We can give it a new home and new lease of life!
Not using your data, or want to help someone else get online? Gift us your surplus data
Want to get online but don’t have the means? Request some preloved tech free of charge!
Need some data to get online? We can help with top ups and packages to suit your needs.
Need some help with your new device or getting online? We can help with training.
Are you supporting a client who needs need equipment or data? You can submit a referral here.
If you would like to support our project with a monetary donation, please get in touch.
We want to help people be better connected
Did you know that 22 percent of the UK population do not have the necessary skills to use technology for everyday life? Our mission is to bridge that gap, to help support some of those people who are digitally excluded to be digitally included.
How can we help?
We can supply donated equipment and data to get you online
We have repurposed donated IT equipment that other people no-longer need. It is still fully serviceable, has been reset back to a clean state and is ready to be used.
We can help you with:
- Learn how to use new device
- Support to sign up to NHS App and on-line support services
- Help with on-line forms
- Internet safety
- On-line banking/shopping
What We Offer
Digital Share can help people be better connected in the following ways:
We can supply free of charge recycled IT equipment e.g. laptop, smartphone
We can provide users with donated data so they can get online and accessing help and services
Our Digital Buddies can help increase confidence and understanding of using digital devices
Our tech advisors can answer specific technical questions and help resolve IT issues.
Recycle Your Tech
We can provide you with a way of recycling your unwanted devices instead of sending them to landfill.
Learn New Skills
We can provide access to online training courses, to help improve skills and employment opportunities.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who do you help?
Digital Share will be focusing on individuals in West Essex who are experiencing mental ill health, social disadvantage and from ethnic communities( BAME)
What devices do you accept?
We would be pleased to receive laptops, tablets, smart phones and other items that can enable people to get online.
Who can be a Digital Buddy?
Anyone with some knowledge of using the internet & IT, and the willingness and patience to share that knowledge. We can match you with someone near you who would like some support. Additional training is provided.
What does it cost?
There are no charges for digital share equipment or data. We have donated kit to share, and have data vouchers to help you get online for up to six months.
Can I donate money instead?
We are not yet accepting monetary donations, but are working to make this option available.
What will you do with my information?