In partnership with the Henderson County Public Library and Council on Aging, this course is taught over 4 sessions to help seniors (65 and older adults) understand how to navigate today's increasingly complex healthcare system. Each session builds upon the previous session.

Topics include:

  • Healthcare Access Points
  • Insurance/Medicare
  • Billing
  • Explanation of Benefits

In Partnership with Carolina Village, BRLC offers a Digital Literacy course to help seniors navigate and understand today's technology. This course helps participants overcome isolation that stems from a lack of understanding modern technology.  

Topics covered over the six week course include:

  • Differences between a laptop and PC
  • Setting up Email
  • Navigating the internet
  • On-line Purchases
  • Using your smartphone
  • Accessing Healthcare Information
  • Risks and Scams

If you are interested in attending one of these workshops, or in volunteering to provide support, please email us at or call 828.696.3811.