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Silver Infocomm Junctions

last updated 24 September 2018

The Silver Infocomm Junctions are senior-friendly infocomm learning hubs that offer affordable infocomm training and customised curriculum to citizens including seniors.

Silver Infocomm Junctions

Twelve senior-friendly IT learning hubs, called Silver Infocomm Junctions (SIJs), are conveniently located island-wide. The SIJs offer affordable infocomm training and customised curriculum for citizens including seniors. Participants are also able to enjoy follow up tutorials for more in-depth learning.

The SIJs are established at the following locations:

  • Agape Village (an initiative of Caritas Singapore)

  • 7A Lorong 8 Toa Payoh, Singapore 319264
    Tel: 6801 7400

  • Bedok Public Library 

  • 21 Bedok North Street 1, Singapore 469659
    Tel: 6332 3255
  • Centre of Activity and Recreation for the Elders (CARE)

  • Blk 531 Upper Cross Street, #04-40A, Singapore 050531
    Tel: 6533 1010

  • Chinese Development Assistance Council (CDAC) @ Bukit Panjang

  • Blk 270 Bangkit Road, #01-22, Singapore 670270
    Tel: 6603 5566
    Web: http://www.cdac.org.sg

  • Chinese Development Assistance Council (CDAC) @ Ang Mo Kio

  • Blk 201 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3, #01-1648, Singapore 560201
    Tel: 6456 4541
    Web: http://www.cdac.org.sg

  • NTUC LearningHub Pte Ltd 

    73 Bras Brasah Road, #02-01, Singapore 189556
    Tel: 6336 5482
    Web: http://www.ntuclearninghub.com/silver-digital-creators.com

  • Kampong Kembangan Community Club

  • 5 Lengkong Tiga, Singapore 417408
    Tel : 6449 6022

  • Kreta Ayer Residents’ Committee

  • Blk 333 Kreta Ayer Road, #03-16, Singapore 080333
    Tel: 6222 3597

  • Paya Lebar Kovan Community Club

  • 207 Hougang Street 21, Singapore 530207
    Tel: 6284 4261

  • Radin Mas Community Club

  • Blk 28 Telok Blangah Rise, #01-219, Singapore 090028
    Tel: 6273 5294

  • RSVP Singapore - The Organisation of Senior Volunteers

  • 9 Bishan Place, Junction 8 Shopping Centre, #08-02, Singapore 579837
    Tel: 6259 0802
    Web: http://www.rsvp.org.sg

  • Woodlands Regional Library

  • 900 South Woodlands Drive, 
    Woodlands Civic Centre, #01-03, Singapore 730900
    Tel: 6332 3255

These SIJs offer affordable and accessible infocomm courses from as low as $10 per training hour. Since November 2007, more than 200,000 have been trained. Some of the early trainees have since also stepped forward to be 'cyber guides' to impart their infocomm knowledge to their peers.

Find out more: Schedule of IT courses by the SIJs

Silver Digital Creators 

The Silver Digital Creators (SDC) suite of courses target seniors who have embraced technology and are ready to bring their digital creative skills to the next level. Five courses to bolster the seniors’ creativity skills will be offered. Participants have an option to choose any combination of courses. Those who complete all five courses will receive an Apple Regional Training Centre certificate of recognition. The courses to be offered in the areas of:

 

1)      Digital Photography – Seniors will be taught techniques that can transform their photographs into powerful images through their mobile devices.

 

2)      Movie Making – Participants will learn how to create a simple movie based on their latest holiday adventures or excursions.

 

3)      Digital Music and Art – Seniors can experience how music can be easily created with technology, such as designing their own ringtone from their favourite songs.

 

4)      Coding – Participants can learn how to code a simple app which can be shared with their friends and family.

 

5)      Book Authoring – Seniors will pick up useful tips on authoring their own book and how to publish their story to the world.

 

The courses will be offered at an introductory rate of $38 per course and seniors can utilise their SkillsFuture Credits for the course fee. Each course is 6 hours long and will be conducted across 2 half days. Sign up for Silver Digital Creators courses now!

 

Senior Academy supported under Silver Infocomm Initiative

Seniors are encouraged to sign up for the ‘Seniors for Smart Nation’ series of courses under the People’s Association’s ‘Senior Academy’ programme. These courses aim to enhance senior’s confidence in using technology to stay in touch with families; enjoy the convenience of going online; and to enhance their employability. 

The Senior Academy is located at:

  • Aljunied Community Centre 

  • Blk 110 Hougang Avenue 1 #01-1048, Singapore 530110
    Tel: 6288 5578

  • Bedok Community Centre 

  • 850 New Upper Changi Road, Singapore 467352
    Tel: 6449 6323

  • Bishan Community Club 

  • 51 Bishan Street 13, Singapore 579799
    Tel: 6259 4720

  • Boon Lay Community Club

  • 10 Boon Lay Place, Singapore 649882
    Tel: 6261 9947

  • Bukit Batok Community Club 

  • 21 Bukit Batok Central, Singapore 659959
    Tel: 6564 7061

  • Bukit Panjang Community Club 

  • 6 Pending Road, Singapore 678295
    Tel: 6506 0900

  • Buona Vista Community Club 

  • Blk 36 Holland Drive #01-01, Singapore 270036
    Tel: 6778 5163

  • Clementi Community Centre 

  • 220 Clementi Avenue 4, Singapore 129880
    Tel: 6776 2517

  • Fuchun Community Club 

    1 Woodlands Street 31 #01-02, Singapore 730824
    Tel: 6365 6911

  • Gek Poh Ville Community Club 

  • 1 Jurong West Street 74, Singapore 649149
    Tel: 6792 0095

  • Kampong Ubi Community Centre 

    10 Jalan Ubi, Singapore 409075
    Tel: 6745 9919

  • MacPherson Community Club 

    400 Paya Lebar Way, Singapore 379131
    Tel: 6841 1085

  • Nee Soon South Community Club 

    30 Yishun Street 81, Singapore 768455
    Tel: 6753 3121

  • Pasir Ris East Community Club

    1 Pasir Ris Drive 4 #01-08, Singapore 519457
    Tel: 6584 2798

  • Potong Pasir Community Club 

    6 Potong Pasir Avenue 2, Singapore 358361
    Tel: 6280 1182

  • Sembawang Community Club 

    2125 Sembawang Road, Singapore 758528
    Tel: 6758 4183

  • Sengkang Community Club 

    2 Sengkang Square #01-01, Singapore 545025
    Tel: 6312 5400

  • Tampines Changkat Community Club 

  • 13 Tampines Street 11, Singapore 529453
    Tel: 6781 1806

  • Tanjong Pagar Community Club 

    101 Cantonment Road, Singapore 089774
    Tel: 6221 9898

  • Teck Ghee Community Club 

    861 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10, Singapore 569734
    Tel: 6456 7123