An effective regional communication system, with continued an widespread distribution of information, supports the age-friendlieness of the region. It is essential that community members can access information on events, services, programs and resources that support them.
The Illawarra has many examples of communication and information sharing to benefit older people. Living Connected is a local organisation helping to increase the digital literacy of older people so they can connect and access information online. WEA Illawarra also offers Be Connected Computer training for people 50+.