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A1 PHONE NUMBER at The Office Woodfield House Hornby Park Bedale DL8 1NN  01748 461 032

A1 Community Works is a bustling social enterprise connecting North Yorkshire individuals and small businesses with the digital skills they need to succeed. Through our partnership with Good Things Foundation and as Digital Inclusion Hub, we are expertly trained in utilising resources like Learn My Way. We can offer hands-on communication solutions tailored to each individual's goals — whether developing websites or mastering social media platforms! We could not do this incredible work without the help of dedicated volunteer Carol Gordon and two special assistants: Dexter the Digital Dog & Belle Bloodhound or A1 Canine Detectives. Join us on this mission of tech transformation today!


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 NEW go to the About Page and then ALL4 INCLUSION Videos and see  what all ALL4 Inclusion can do for YOU

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 Dexter, the digital dog has a blog see what he has to say

International Recognition for A1 at the EAEA Grundtvig Award 2020

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June 2022 to help us reach anyone any person or a Ukrainian in data poverty in North Yorkshire in North Yorkshire to find out if you are eligible 

The National Databank provides free data with Sim Cards for community groups to distribute across the UK.

Virgin Media has created the platform. 


The National Databank Partners, Virgin Media O2, Vodafone and Three.

 Working closely with Good Things Foundation and other digital inclusion experts (including Community Organisers, Operation Wifi, Hubbub and Nominet) – and has been asked by the Good Things Foundation to run the  Data Bank through our network of Online Centres. This includes A1 Community Works in North Yorkshire.

A1 Community Works is one of the rural online centres.


The National Databank provides, for the first time, a central hub where community groups can access free ‘data voucher codes’ and SIM cards for people in data poverty who need help accessing the internet. Including Ukrainians  seeking refuge in the UK


Those accessing free data will also be offered additional support – including digital skills training and signposting to other essential services.

A Statement from Good Things Foundation and The National Databank Partners

Virgin Media O2, Vodafone and Three. Our response to the unfolding crisis in Ukraine:

We're deeply concerned about the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and want to support all refugees arriving in the UK. 

The UK National Databank, powered by Good Things Foundation and its partners Virgin Media O2, Vodafone and Three, will provide free mobile data to those escaping wars and persecution and seeking refuge in the UK. 

As well as helping anyone in the UK over 18 who is in data poverty

A1 Community Works works across North Yorkshire to distribute free mobile data sim cards to those people in digital poverty. We are able to send you a sim card from one of the Partners, Vodafone, 02 and Three.

At there, you can find out more about Vodafone's contribution pledge to reduce digital poverty in the NEWS centre.

  Getting everyone connected

As a technology communications company, we believe in the power of connectivity and digital services to improve lives and are working hard to connect more people and communities.

‘Faces of Disconnection’ marks Vodafone UK reaching the one million milestones in its everyone. Connected campaign and, to celebrate, it is now extending its commitment to help four million people cross the digital divide by 2025.

Working on a range of partnerships and initiatives, Vodafone’s everyone.connected campaign gives people the connectivity, technology and skills they need to stay connected and participate fully in an increasingly digital society.


Everyone should be connected


Virgin Media O2 has donated over 60 million GB of free data to the National Databank to support people living in data poverty. 

All the partner's sim cards have data with free unlimited texts and phone calls in the UK.

The Three sim card is a data sim card only.

Rember you can take an existing mobile to these networks you have to get from your present supplier the  PAC six number code or the STAC 6 number code see below

What are PAC, STAC

When you leave or join a new mobile provider, you need a STAC or PAC code.  

PAC - Porting Authorisation Code   

A PAC is a code that lets you keep your mobile number when you move from one network to another. It should have three letters, followed by six numbers – ABC123456.  

STAC - Service Termination Authorisation Code   

A STAC is a code that lets you get a new number when you move from one network to another. It should have six numbers, followed by three letters – 123456ABC. 

You’ll need to request a PAC or STAC from your old provider to give to your new provider. It'll automatically expire if you don’t use your PAC or STAC code in 30 days.  

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