Fieldstone Apartments Neighborhood Network Center
Apartments Neighborhood Network Center is set up to serve the
direct needs of Fieldstone Apartments. The Center focuses on
technology and the elderly, with a membership where over eighty
percent of participants are over age 60. Offerings include Internet
Operations, MS Office, Basic Computing, Keyboarding, Digital
Storytelling, and Individualized Assistance.
a renewed sense of independence through use of the Internet
to actively connect with family, friends, and new acquaintances.
Use of the Internet also allows members to get up to date on
new advances in health care, social security, housing concerns,
Digital Storytelling allows participants to work with
elementary and middle school students, including their grandchildren,
intergenerational collaboration and team work, to share their
wisdom and experiences in a meaningful manner. Many members
expressed a sense of being rejuvenated through the Center experience.
Center constantly strives to understand and respond to the
needs of the elderly.