27 Jun 2024
Venue City Hall
Plater Wy
Time 10:00am - 2:00pm

Digital Switch Over

Join Sunderland City Council’s Smart City team alongside partners Digital Voice and Sunderland Care and Support for this Digital Switchover event.

The “Digital Switchover” describes the shift to digital services for all UK landline phones by 2025, necessitating the upgrade of home phones and healthcare devices reliant on the traditional landline system.

If you require support exploring new upgraded landline services using digital technology, please join us at this Digital Switchover event.

Get valuable guidance through the Digital Switchover: Digital Voices (BT, EE and PlusNet) will be on hand to provide advice and support to about the Digital Switchover.

Explore innovative solutions designed to enhance safety, connectivity, and independence: Sunderland Care and Support will showcase a range of equipment, including telecare, telehealth, and home assistance devices.

Go Online in Sunderland: Sunderland Smart City will provide information and support to enable people to go online for the first time, and access devices and support to build digital skills.

To learn more about this event, please get in touch with Sunderland City Council’s Digital Inclusion Lead, Nicol McConnell. Reach us via nicol.mcconnell2@sunderland.gov.uk or phone us on 07901 317 530.