The PIKSL Lab Kassel is an open place for inclusive exchange where people learn together, develop ideas and actively shape innovations. We open barrier-free access to the digital world for people with and without disabilities. In our inclusive team, we make new media accessible to all people and develop them further. In this way, we make it easier for people to participate in society and enable more self-determination in life.
One concrete offer is our Open Hours, in which we advise our guests on their smartphone and computer problems free of charge . Any:r and all can come to us during this time, use our on-site computers, and ask questions about digital devices or the Internet. In addition to finding solutions together for the visitors' concerns, it would be your task to prepare and clean up our premises and make the guests happy with a coffee or tea.
A new project for a current occasion is the 'Digital Help for People from Ukraine' during our Open Hours. We offer free WLAN, computers in Ukrainian/Cyrillic, printers, help with installing translation ports or help with setting new SIM- cards with German network on Ukrainian cell phone. It would be great if you speak Ukrainian or Russian, but is not a must.
If you are interested, just come by for a coffee and we'll show you what's going on with us.
You are also welcome to make an appointment with us by phone. Just call us at the following number: 0156 / 7871 1948
We are looking for volunteers to help us with our Ukraine project during our Open Hours. Your tasks would be, depending on your needs:
- Help with the installation of translation ports
- Advice on the operation of digital devices
- SIM cards setup
- Solution-oriented advice on smartphone and computer problems
- Finding solutions together
- Being host:in
Amenable to contact
Enjoyment of learning
Enjoyment of working with digital devices and software
If applicable, language skills in Ukrainian and Russian
When and how long you can support us in our open times, we can discuss with you at a first meeting. Possible would be, for example, an afternoon in the week, where you help us for 5 hours. Our open hours are: Tuesday through Friday from 2pm-6pm and on Saturday from 11am-3pm.
The PIKSL Lab Kassel brings people with and without disabilities together to realise innovative ideas through inclusion.
Our goal is digital participation for all: This means we want to open barrier-free access to the digital world for people and make new media accessible to everyone.More about the organisation