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5 Ways Tech Guru Enhances Independent Living Skills

We rely on technology for everything from staying connected with loved ones to managing finances to seeking information and entertainment. However, technology can present challenges, especially for those who are not tech-savvy. This is where The Housing Connection’s (THC) Tech Guru program steps in.


Designed to assist individuals with a variety of IT issues, Tech Guru is a valuable resource that helps enhance independent living skills while improving technology knowledge. Here are five ways the Tech Guru program can benefit you:

Scott using his iPad in the THC Tech Guru program

NBN Internet Assistance

The National Broadband Network (NBN) has revolutionised internet access in Australia, but it can be tricky to navigate for some. Tech Guru can assist with setting up your NBN connection, troubleshooting connectivity issues, and even helping you understand your internet usage to avoid unexpected bills.

WiFi Support

WiFi issues can be frustrating and disruptive. Whether you're having trouble connecting your devices to the WiFi, experiencing slow internet speeds, or dealing with frequent disconnections, Tech Guru can help. Your Tech Guru can guide you through troubleshooting and resolving these issues so that you can enjoy uninterrupted internet access.

Smartphone Guidance

Smartphones have become our go-to devices for communication, information, and entertainment. However, they can also be complex to use. Tech Guru can assist with everything from setting up your new smartphone, installing and using apps, managing settings, and troubleshooting common issues.

Computer Help

Whether it's a desktop or a laptop, computers are essential tools in our daily lives. Tech Guru can assist with setting up your computer, installing software, managing files, protecting against viruses, and more. We can also help troubleshoot any issues you face, ensuring you can use your computer confidently and effectively.

App Troubleshooting

Apps can make our lives easier and more convenient but can also be confusing. Whether you're having trouble installing an app, understanding how it works, or learning it’s functions, Tech Guru can help. We guide many apps, helping you leverage these tools to their full potential.

Get Access Today!

The Tech Guru program is more than just a tech support service. It’s a resource designed to empower individuals to live independently by overcoming technology-related challenges. By providing personalised, one-on-one support, we help individuals improve their tech skills and confidence, ultimately enhancing their quality of life and independence.

Accessing the Tech Guru program is easy. Simply sign up through our website, and you’ll be connected with our Tech Guru who can assist with your specific needs. Whether you’re a tech novice or looking to enhance your skills, Tech Guru is here to help.

Technology is not just a luxury but a necessity. Equipping yourself with the right skills and knowledge through the Tech Guru program allows you to navigate the digital world easily and independently. Get in touch with us today to get started.

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