Exploring the use of an online community in welfare transition programs

Nathalie Colineau, Cécile Paris, Amanda Dennett

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Abstract

We present here the results of an initial consultation we conducted through group interviews with welfare recipients about the usefulness of establishing a government-mediated online community that would help them in making the transition from welfare support to work.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of HCI 2011 - 25th BCS Conference on Human Computer Interaction
PublisherBritish Computer Society
Pages455-460
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
Event25th BCS Conference on Human Computer Interaction, HCI 2011 - Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Duration: 4 Jul 20118 Jul 2011

Conference

Conference25th BCS Conference on Human Computer Interaction, HCI 2011
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityNewcastle Upon Tyne
Period4/07/118/07/11

Keywords

  • Families
  • Online Community
  • Social Support
  • Welfare

Cite this

Colineau, N., Paris, C., & Dennett, A. (2011). Exploring the use of an online community in welfare transition programs. In Proceedings of HCI 2011 - 25th BCS Conference on Human Computer Interaction (pp. 455-460). British Computer Society.