Currently, PRC is open only during food pantry shifts. Emergency financial assistance is open by phone appointment only. All other services are closed, and our buildings are closed to the public.
The PRC Computer Access and Training Program provides free classes in computer skills and software, including Intro to Computers, Windows Fundamentals, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
As a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher, PRC takes donated computers and refurbishes them for distribution to people who need a home computer.
The Dr. Fix-It program provides free repairs on home computers for PRC clients.
PRC's computer classes and public computers are open to DuPage adults. PRC clients are eligible to receive one free refurbished computer per household, and computer repairs are also free of charge .
How to Get Started
Computer classes require advance registration.
To register for class or request a computer, call 630-682-5402, extension 223.
For computer repair or maintenance, complete a Dr. Fix-It Request or call the main PRC number for drop-off hours.
All PRC clients are welcome to drop in to use a computer at one of PRC's locations during the following hours:
COMPUTER LAB HOURS:
201 S. Naperville Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
Monday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM*; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM*
Thursday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Friday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM*
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
104 Chestnut, Westmont, IL 60559
Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM*
Wednesday: 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM*
Thursday: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM*
What to Expect:
Computer classes are offered in locations across the county. Learn more about our free computer classes. Most classes meet seven weeks in a row and most class sessions last 90 minutes. Learn more specifics by reviewing:
- Current Classes
- Schedule of upcoming classes
- Class locations via Google Maps
- Submit a Class Evaluation Survey
PRC offers a variety of classes:
- Introduction to Computers
- Windows Fundamentals
- Word 1
- Word 2
- Excel 1
- Excel 2
- Power Point
- NEW CLASS: Computer Skills in Spanish
Click the link for the dates and location of classes. Interested? Call 630-682-5402, ext. 223.
To examine our training materials in more detail click here
You can view a list of frequently asked questions here