Connecting Scotland

Do you know someone who is digitally excluded?

Connecting Scotland is a Scottish Government programme set up in response to coronavirus. It provides ipads, chromebooks and support to develop digital skills for people who are digitally excluded and on low incomes.

The criteria for phase 2 is:

1.       Digitally excluded – do not have an appropriate device and/or are not connected to the internet at home AND

2.       On low incomes so cannot afford to buy a device or pay for internet access

3.       And ARE EITHER

a.       Households with children or where a child is normally resident (this includes pregnant women with no child in the household) OR

b.       Care leavers up to the age of 26 (in line with eligibility for aftercare support)

For more information contact Diann Govenlock, Connected Communities Manager at