FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 12, 2023
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
SMART Van to Visit North Hempstead
The Senior Mobile Access to Resources and Technology (SMART) Van will help educate seniors on how to use the latest technology
North Hempstead, NY – The Town of North Hempstead’s Department of Services for the Aging is proud to partner with the Family and Children’s Association (FCA) to bring the Senior Mobile Access to Resources & Technology (SMART) Van to the Town on Tuesday, November 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Clinton G. Martin Park at 1601 Marcus Avenue, New Hyde Park.
The SMART Van is a new and innovative program which was designed to help older adults stay engaged with technology. It has a mobile technology lab which can provide technological training, connections to resources, and informal counseling. Participants will learn how to comfortably use a tablet, connect to wi-fi, send and receive emails, and learn more about how technology can help improve your overall wellbeing. The Family and Children’s Association will also have staff on hand to assist with Medicare open enrollment.
No appointments are necessary. For more information, please call 311.