“It is awesome!” – Computer in Homes families tell their stories

David tells his story
David tells his story

As well as project reports and outcomes, the 2014 Computers in Homes Annual Report (pdf) includes these personal stories:

“I always just thought I couldn’t learn…”

“I had dyslexia early and I always just thought I couldn’t learn, I have a learning disability! When computing came along, I thought ‘I’d never be able to do that’. Now I don’t think that, I know I can do it and I don’t want to finish doing it.” – David Read more


Visiting Google - K Simeon
Visiting Google – K Simeon

“Computers in Homes changed my life”

Kaynen Simeon tells how Computers in Homes helps InZone students use and learn computers, & set him on a career path to Google, Facebook, Microsoft & Apple.  Read more

 


Pamela Taylor with two of her children
Pamela Taylor with two of her children

“… it will help my son’s school work majorly”

“My son has really improved his writing and spelling since having the computer.” Pamela Taylor tells how she and her children feel about Computers in Homes.  Read more

 


Kelly Lowe, ICDL student, Tauranga
Kelly Lowe, ICDL student, Tauranga

“Jump at the chance!!”

Kelly Lowe was offered ICDL training by Work and Income: “After training, a test was completed for four of the ICDL modules. I, along with my class mates found the programme invaluable. The majority of the students secured work.”  Read more


Andrew Dooley talks about CiH
Andrew Dooley talks about his Computers in Homes experience

“Benefits for all the family”

Andrew Dooley tells of the benefits he got from ‘awesome’ Computers in Homes: for his children, for himself and even for the rugby league team he coaches.  Read more


Corrin Philipp – CiH Graduate 2013 - Birdwood School
Corrin Philipp – CiH Graduate 2013 – Birdwood School

“This is just the start of my journey. Bigger. Better. Brighter.”

“I’ve done courses in the past but I’ve never completed… Sticking to the (Computers in Homes) programme was really easy… we were getting something out of it… I really enjoyed it.”  Read more


Read more case studies in the ‘Outcomes’ section.