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Digital Support

Find specialised services if you're struggling to get online

Digital Eagles

Barclays Bank

Barclays Digital Eagles are here to help everyone make the most out of being online. From social media with family and friends to finding ways to look after your money or taking an online course and paying the bills, we can help keep you up to date and stay safe online.

Digital Poverty Alliance – Tech4Families

3rd Floor, 86 – 90 Paul Street, London,

Supporting families with children aged 4 – 16, with no access to a suitable device. A parent will need to complete an application form, and a nominated professional will have to verify. North East Lincolnshire is 1 of 7 areas supporting this initiative. If successful, they will be given a free laptop. If unable to complete an online form, they will need to visit a local Curry’s store who will provide a form. They may also be able to text 07984 445476 to get a claim form through the post.

Contact information

07984 445476


Digital North East Lincolnshire

Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby,
DN31 1HU

Available Monday – Friday, 9am – 4.30pm (except Bank Holidays).

Help and support for everyone in North East Lincolnshire to get the most of being digital. 

Digital Skills Training

Halifax, 24/26 Old Market Place, Grimsby,
DN31 1PA

Available Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Free 1:1 training to build confidence online. Each lesson will be personalised to your needs, making sure you are a pro in no time.

Digital Support

Carers Support Service, 1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby,
DN31 1HY

Available Monday – Wednesday, 8am – 5pm / Thursday, 8am – 7pm / Friday, 8am – 5pm / Saturday, 10am – 2pm.

Help and support for those registered as carers in North East Lincolnshire to get the most of being digital. 

Grimsby Geeks

Welholme Works, Ladysmith Road, Grimsby,
DN32 9SH

Available Thursday, 2pm – 4pm

Help and support, and hobby for those registered as carers in North East Lincolnshire to get the most of being digital. 

IT Support / Tablet Loan

Friendship at Home, 6 – 7 Aspen Court, Cleethorpes,
DN35 0SJ

Available Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Suitable for those 60 yrs +.

Loan of IT equipment and support with technology.

Unconnected Foundation

Longwood, Pilgrims Way, East Brabourne, Kent,
TN25 5LU

Support for six months worth of FREE SIM cards, with up to 20mg of data per month. Unconnected can also provide free phones, tablets and laptops.

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