Call Our National Technology Hotline: (888) 713-3495

Have a question about your smartphone? Need assistance with buying a new tablet or computer? Senior Planet from AARP’s technology hotlines are run by patient technology trainers who can help answer your tech questions.

You can also receive information about Senior Planet’s free virtual programming. We offer interactive classes on Zoom, telemedicine, online shopping, and much more. Learn something new and make friends today!

Senior Planet National Technology Hotline: (888) 713-3495

Open from 9am – 5pm EDT, Monday – Friday

 

Local Hotlines:

Geography Phone Number
New York City (917) 936-4410
North Country, NY (518) 612-4153
Colorado (720) 776-0233
San Antonio, TX (210) 504-4862
Palo Alto, CA (Avenidas) (650) 918-5570
Montgomery County, MD (240) 753-0676

 

Aging Connected Hotline: (877) 745-1930

 

Upcoming Events

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Morning Stretch

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Start your day with a short morning stretch. Hosted by Senior Planet NYC
Free
Mon October 18 | EDT

YouTube

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This presentation will give an overview of the free content available on YouTube and show you how to navigate the site with ease. You’ll also get tips for viewing and sharing others’ videos and learn about uploading your own. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
Free
Mon October 18 | EDT

Money Matters

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This lecture introduces online banking and goes over how to keep your financial information safe. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
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Fit Fusion Workout

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Get your heart pumping during this fun, high-energy workout!
Free
Mon October 18 | EDT

Telemedicine

Online

This lecture provides an overview of telemedicine options and focuses on exploring virtual medical appointments with your doctor in real-time. Hosted by Senior Planet North Country
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Colorado Connects – Lunch & Learn

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Join this virtual gathering to hear how the Lunch & Learn group is doing! Hosted by Senior Planet Colorado

Articles

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Techspert

Ask the Techspert: Connecting to Wi-Fi

Learn the steps to connecting to Wi-Fi from any smartphone or laptop and how to stay on the safe side of public networks.
Technology

All About QR codes

So what are those weird little boxes? They’re QR (Quick Response) Codes and they’re getting more popular. 
Book Club

Senior Planet Book Club: Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows (Week 2)

We read Chapters 1- 6 this week. Let's discuss.
Work & Money

End the “Paper Chase” of Financial Records

Learn what to do with your financial records and paperwork.
Open Thread

Open Thread: I Said “God, I’m Old!” When….

I knew I was old when my favorite oldies station started playing '90s music...how about you?
Life & Culture

Open Thread Update: Are We the Jetsons?

The first family of space - the Jetsons - turns 59 this month. Our readers describe the inventions they'd like to see in the future...what's yours?

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