Technology Assisting Those Choosing To Age In Place
For those that choose the important decision to age in place and deciding to stay in their homes for as long as possible, instead of opting for a nursing facility or similar establishment, technology can play an integral roll in ensuring safety. There are many resources online that can help determine what technology might be of benefit to your or a loved one.
Below you will find a collection of articles and videos that can help get you started. There is not one solution for anyone staying at home and everyone's situation is inherently different. If you have any questions, please use our contact form to get in touch with us. We will do our best to answer or find some information that might help.
ARTICLE: High-Tech Aids for Aging In Place – Apple Watch and other technology provides fast feedback, comfort for older users, and a powerful assist for caregivers.
ARTICLE: Trust Technology to Bridge the Care-At-Home Gap – How aging in place is changing in the time of COVID-19
ARTICLE: Five Recent Voice-Enabled Innovations for Older Adults 2020
ARTICLE: From Alexa to VR-Tech to Help Parents, Grandparents Age In Place – Turns out, this simple digital dose of daily life might soon be just what the doctor orders for both older adults and the people who love them.
VIDEO: Technology for Aging In Place (Courtesy of OHSU)
VIDEO: Tech Talk-Smart Home Devices for Aging In Place
VIDEO: How to Use Technology to Get More from Aging In Place