Are you overwhelmed trying to plan for something that is altogether unpredictable? You are not alone. Fortunately innovative technology tools can help, making caregiving just a little bit easier.
Ever wondered what it would be like to see the world as your loved one does? New technologies, enabling virtual reality interactive experiences, are making this possible - opening a new world for Alzheimer’s and dementia caregiving.
Are you struggling with medication management? It can be very challenging to help your loved one stay on track. Do you find that doses are frequently taken in the wrong amounts, at the wrong time, or missed altogether? These technologies can help.
Do you feel anxious and overwhelmed by the day-to-day tasks of being a caregiver? Are you looking for greater balance in your life and effective stress management tools to help achieve this? Mindfulness meditation may be able to help.
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.
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.