Digital Inclusion Strategy for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly 2019 - 2023
A place where Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly residents and organisations understand the benefits of digital, feel safe and confident online and are supported to develop their skills and thrive in an increasingly digital world.
This strategy describes why digital inclusion is an issue. It sets out key principles and actions focusing on six areas:- digital literacy and skills. accessibility, affordability, motivation, trust and confidence.
The current picture
In 2019, 45,000 residents in Cornwall and the Isles of had never used the internet – the ambition is to reduce this by 25% over the life of this strategy
Most issues can be resolved online, it's the quickest and most convenient way to get help.