Coronavirus measures

The City of Brussels has taken several decisions in order to best respect the measures of the federal government in the fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19). More info: coronavirus measures by the City of Brussels.

 

Online activities for seniors

During the seclusion at home, take part in the online activities of the Seniors Service!

Cybercafés

The Seniors Service offers you the opportunity to participate in a Cybercafé with live video. The following meetings will take place on:

  • Wednesday 27 May at 2 pm
  • Friday 29 May at 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday 3 June at 12:30 pm
  • Friday 5 June at 2 pm
  • Monday 8 June at 2 pm
  • Wednesday 10 June at 2 pm
  • Friday 12 June at 2 pm

During these meetings you have the opportunity to share your news, tips and tricks during this special period.

An hour before the live video, you will receive an internet link in your mailbox that you must click to access the live video. The employees of the Seniors Service will be available to guide you through the process.

More info and want to participate?

Computer aid sessions

In the morning, the Seniors Service and its volunteers offer you the opportunity to participate in personalized IT sessions.

  • Do you need a little help in this area?
  • Would you like to make video calls at home with your family or friends during this seclusion?
  • Would you like to participate in the Cybercafés in the afternoon?

The volunteers are available, from Tuesday to Friday from 9 am till noon, to assist you with individual sessions tailored to your specific needs.

Interested? How can I start?

  • You send an email to the following address: seniors@brucity.be
  • In this email you indicate what your questions are. This will help our volunteers to prepare.
  • In this e-mail you also write your availability. Attention, only from Tuesday to Friday in the morning.

Once the service has received your registration and your questions, it will put you in touch with its volunteers, Carine, Madeleine and Etienne, so that you can make an appointment. This appointment is made by means of a video conference via the Zoom program. It's very easy to use, the service will send you a link and all you have to do is click on it to start the meeting at the time you agreed with your volunteer.

More info:

Created on 16/04/2020 (modified on 27/05/2020)