Monthly Archives: January 2020

Is Ageing at Home a Possibility for Today’s Seniors?

Is Aging-in-Place a Possibility for Today’s Seniors?

Most of us would prefer to stay within the comfort of our own homes for as long as possible, rather than move into an aged care facility. Many of our senior population want to remain independent in the comfort and familiarity of their own home, stay connected with their local community and not have to […]

In-home Technology Supporting Independent Living

In-home Technology Supporting Independent Living

It’s no secret that Australia’s aged care housing industry is in need of an overhaul. A recent report from The Royal Commission into Aged Care has identified that factors such as the design, affordability and availability of aged care environments is having a negative effect on the quality of life for senior residents. The report […]

How to Remind Elderly Parents to Take Their Pills

How to Remind Elderly Parents to Take Their Pills

How to Remind Elderly Parents to Take Their Pills No matter your age, it’s easy to forget things from time to time. Sometimes you don’t remember until the last minute that you were supposed to be visiting a friend one day after work. Other times, you’ll find yourself scouring the house because you’ve forgotten where […]

Why Are Devices Like Google Home for Disabled People Growing More Popular?

Why Are Devices Like Google Home for Disables Growing More Popular?

Often having a disability can mean that you need to adjust and adapt to how you do things every day according to whatever ailment you have. The good news is new technology is evolving to make life a little easier for those who need some extra help. For instance, smart speakers have quickly emerged as […]

3 Points to Consider When Choosing a Personal Alert System for the Elderly

3 Points to Consider When Choosing a Personal Alert System for the Elderly

Personal Alert System for the Elderly are fantastic tools for elderly individuals who want to maintain their independence in later life. Thanks to state-of-the-art technology like the SOFIHUB home, people of all ages can get instant reminders on when to take their medication, as well as information on what kind of appointments they have booked […]