Why choose this programme?
A wide range of assistive technology products and services are coming on stream for the seniors market . This short course aims to introduce the key elements of assistive technology for seniors and give some practical tips on implementation.
This course is aimed at :
- Elderly people in need of support, who also want to maintain their independence.
- Families and carer network who want reassurance that the elderly person in their care is well, when they cannot be physically together.
What is assistive technology
We breakdown the various uses of technology into categories and de mystify the language
How it is helping Irish seniors
A range of items from front door bells , to pressure mats, stairlifts and medical dispensers can all be connected to a tech care hub .
Setting up technology in your home
We give some practical tips and advice on how to set up the basic fundamentals of an assistive technology hub.
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If you’re interested in this programme you may also be interested in our other series of short FREE training courses. Our ‘Home adaptation guide for senior adults’ & ‘Fall prevention in the home’ courses offer FREE & practical advice.
Our learning hub is dedicated to helping Irish senior adults age safely in a safer home environment in old age.