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2008-10-04 18:00:09

VULNERABLE and deprived children will have improved access to computers as part of a new initiative. Computers will be installed in projects run by Barnardo's Cymru across South Wales in partnership with BT. The charity's information services manager Tom Rees said the scheme would provide opportunities for the young people it helps. He said: "Some of the young people Barnardo's works with have often been excluded from access to IT because of poverty, disability, disrupted care,...

2008-10-04 18:00:09

YOUNG people supported by Barnardo's Cymru will now have improved access to computers thanks to a new IT initiative, backed by BT. The children's charity plans to have a computer installed in the majority of Barnardo's projects to give young people a chance to develop their computer skills. The computer will be used for a range of learning and development opportunities. (c) 2008 South Wales Echo. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

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