Products and Services for Caregivers of the Elderly

Products and Services

Next-Generation Undergarments Defend Against Falls, Infections
Thanks to advances in wearable technology, a new generation of undergarments that defend against falls and infections may soon be available to seniors and their caregivers.

5 Technologies I Wish I’d Had When I Was a Caregiver
There weren't nearly as many technologies available to help caregivers when I was looking after my loved ones. Here's a list of the tools I wish I'd had.

Will it Work? Video Game Empowers People Living With Dementia
Alzheimer's experts have teamed up to create a virtual world where people with dementia can find peace and confidence.

Will it Work? Spoon Helps Seniors Struggling with Unsteady Hands
A new eating utensil that uses cameras and motors to counteract the effects of tremors aims to help seniors with unsteady hands feed themselves with confidence.

Why a Visiting Pet Program Would Be Perfect for Seniors
The connection between people and pets is undeniable, but seniors may not be able to safely care for an animal on their own. Here's my solution.

9 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for the Special Senior in Your Life
Need a nice holiday gift for the senior who needs a little bit of extra care? Find suggestions for good gifts to give an aging loved one that is helpful as well as thoughtful.

Exploring Our Long-Term Care Options
Charlie and I just visited a local assisted living facility to see whether it might be a viable housing option for us in the future. We were shocked.

New Debit Card Offers Elders a Safer Way to Pay
A new debit card offers elders a safer way to pay for purchases by preventing them from falling for common financial scams.

I Need a Charlie App
What I really need is a "Charlie App." Different types of technology can be very helpful for caregivers of elders with dementia.







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