Education/Training Services

COMPUTERS FOR KIDS

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Computers for Kids Program of Troy Area United Ministries runs an intensive summer program for low income and at-risk youth. High School students learn to rebuild and upgrade computer hardware and to install and run software. At the end of the program, each student takes home a fully loaded computer that he or she has rebuilt.

Donations of computers, Pentium IV or better, are accepted.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaAlbany, Saratoga, Schenectady, and Rensselaer Counties
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATIONS FOR THIS SERVICE:

Troy High School and Lansingburgh High School
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall 518-274-5920 Ext. 201
Intake RequirementsApplication procedure. Referral required. Proof of income, proof of age. Call for information.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityLow-income students
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Call for details
Specific Hours: July through August
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 392 Second Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-274-5920 Administrative
Fax 518-271-1909 FAX
Service Location Email delia@knick.net
Web Address www.taum.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: TROY AREA UNITED MINISTRIES
Affiliated Program: COMPUTERS FOR KIDS
This Service: Education/Training Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Computer and Related Technology Classes (PL-7400.1500)
Computer Donation Programs (TI-1800.6500-150)
Computer Literacy Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2000.1600)