OCN Resources

This section collates support resources created by OCN during the course of the project and signposts those from partners and other organisations. The resources are divided into categories for easier navigation.

Stirling Travel Support

This guide provides information of the various travel support schemes that are available to people living in the Stirling area.

assignmentThis guide is 8 chapters
  • peopleOCN Resources
  • Support Pathways
  • directions_busTravel and Transport

Using digital calendars

Digital calendar apps are no different to the calendar you might have on your kitchen wall. They are there to take help you manage your schedule and stay organised.

  • devicesDigital and Technology
  • peopleOCN Resources

Using digital music services

You can find almost any song on one of the many online music streaming services. They are a great way to rediscover music from haven't heard in years or to discover new sounds.

  • devicesDigital and Technology
  • peopleOCN Resources

Using Email

Email, in particular your email address, is still at the heart of a lot of what do on the internet.

  • devicesDigital and Technology
  • peopleOCN Resources

Video calling

Video calls offer free face-to-face chats and provide that visual connection that standard phone calls cannot. You can also organise group calls with more than one person to share a special occasion or simply sit down for a virtual coffee break.

  • infoCOVID-19 Support
  • devicesDigital and Technology
  • peopleOCN Resources
  • duoStaying Connected

What is dementia?

The Dementia Services Development Centre has created an online resource providing an overview of dementia as part of its 'Dementia Education for Family Carers and Volunteers' project.

  • helpDiagnosis
  • peopleOCN Resources

YouTube

This guide looks at the basics of watching YouTube videos, subscribing to channels and creating playlists.

assignmentThis guide is 5 chapters
  • devicesDigital and Technology
  • peopleOCN Resources