With the rising cost of institutional care, families are increasingly seeking alternative solutions when caring for their loved ones from a distance. Technology has made possible “monitored independence,” launching a new world of possibilities for both care recipients and their families.
Across the country, families are using technology solutions to provide the highest quality of care for their loved ones living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Technology is increasingly allowing the elderly to age in place — protected, monitored, and engaged remotely. How can technology help you?
Technology has the power to make caregiving easier, finding it is the challenge. Here are some helpful tips to guide you in your search for dementia assistive technology.
Alz You Need had two amazing weekends back-to-back where we had the opportunity to interact with hundreds of customers and potential partners. We are proud to have been featured on CBS during CaringKind's Second Annual Technology Fair yesterday. And last weekend, we were finalists in Smith College’s Draper Competition for Women in Entrepreneurship and were also showcased at Colgate's Annual Entrepreneurship Weekend. Tremendous progress and much more to come!
This document matches the seven stages of Alzheimer’s disease with their most appropriate technology solutions based on the symptoms and recommended actions listed in Being Patient’s “The Seven Stages of Alzheimer’s” document.