#ElderCareChat 11/6/13 Recap: Tech Tools for Seniors and Caregivers

During our live discussion on Wednesday (we were trending again!), 54 attendees talked about the latest and up-and-coming tech tools that are most valuable to seniors and caregivers.

Per a post from our friends at @eCaring, the top technology benefits reported ...

 
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Why Facebook Is Good For Seniors

Early findings from a University of Arizona study on Facebook’s benefits for seniors showed promising results. According to this article on Futurity.org, seniors who had learned how to use Facebook “performed about 25 percent better on tasks designed to ...

 
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Senior Living Trend Watch: Residents Connecting Online

Think seniors (especially those in senior living communities) aren’t interested in getting online? Think again. This article from Senior Housing News says otherwise, stating that providers must offer opportunities for residents to connect with family and friends in the “...

 
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Top Tech Gadgets for a Senior Home

As more seniors choose to age-in-place, more options are available for seniors to safely and comfortably stay in their homes, with the assistance of modern technology.

There are a number of top tech gadgets on the market today that can turn any home into a smart home, fostering an efficient lifestyle for the independent senior and granting peace of mind to family members who may be concerned about an elder ...

 
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