After joining Good Things Foundation a week ago I was keen to visit one of the Online Centres to discover more about what they do. Having never been to an Online Centre before, I was unaware of what to expect on my visit to the Edlington Hilltop Centre in Doncaster.
On arriving to the centre I was given a warm welcome by Community Officer Robert Reid. After a guided tour of the centre, Rob introduced me to a number of learners, volunteers, and those using the centre as a meeting point for social clubs.
Rob and his team of volunteers were truly enthusiastic about helping digitally and socially excluded people in their community. From running a Victorian Tea Room for those affected by dementia, to the job search sessions held throughout the week, the centre pride themselves on being able to offer a solution to any problem affecting its users.