The Alzheimer’s Society claims that there are around 850,000 people in the UK living with dementia. With that figure forecasted to increase to 1.6m by 2040, it’s crucial we look at how we can support people with the condition, and particularly keep them safe and well at home.
Technology can play a huge part in protecting our elderly loved ones while they’re home alone. But not only that, it can help keep their brain occupied, stay in touch with loved ones, and revisit those memories that bring so much comfort.
Here are some examples of technology that will help give people living with dementia the life that they deserve:
Technology has huge potential to enhance the care and support that somebody living with dementia receives. You might not think that your elderly loved one is compatible with technology, but there is hardware and software available, which is specifically designed to serve their needs and alleviate the condition they live with.
Take a look at the technology we offer clients.