Get started online

This page includes helpful links to free training and support to help you learn the basics of getting online and using the internet safely.

How Do I Start Using The Internet?

Using the internet can seem scary but it can make life a lot easier. There is so much you can do! The information we provide here should help you get the hang of using the internet.


Lambeth Digital Champions

Digital Champions are volunteers who work with your GP Practice to help build your confidence using the internet to book GP appointments, order your prescriptions, see your medical records online, and stay in touch with your family and friends on social media.

Digital Champions will meet you at a time and place that works for you. This could be at your GP Practice or a local library.

If you would like support from a digital champion get in touch with our friendly digital champion manager by calling 07761 705 55

Learn My Way

Offers free, short courses for you to improve your digital skills or help someone else learn to use the internet.  Visit Learn My Way

BBC WebWise

Watch a series of short videos that introduce you to topics on using your mobile phone, sending emails, and keeping safe online Visit BBC WebWise

Millennium Community Solutions

A community organisation that works across Lambeth on a range of different causes including providing laptops, phones, tablets & Data to people who are totally excluded in some way. Get In Touch with their team for further information


Offers support with technical issues for people with disabilities or sensory impairments, and older people. Request Free IT Support at Home You can use their My Computer My Way tool to guide you on ways to make using your laptop, computer or tablet easier to use.