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How Aged Care Technology Is Helping the Aged to Live Better

How Aged Care Technology Is Helping the Aged to Live Better

Aged care technology is proving to be essential in managing the lives of the elderly and people living with disabilities in assisted living facilities, hospitals, and private homes.  Most seniors are now open to the idea of incorporating technology into their everyday routine to help them lead more independent lives and stay in their homes […]

Smart Home for the Elderly: Keeping the Elderly Safe in Coronavirus

Smart Home for the Elderly: Keeping the Elderly Safe in Coronavirus

Elderly persons are crucial to the wellbeing of any society. Their deep insight into life and wisdom they impart to younger members of society is irreplaceable.  At times, offering care to the aged can be a challenge, especially in the wake of the current global COVID-19 pandemic.  How do we ensure that our elderly parents, […]

Personal Alarm Devices for the Elderly

Personal Alarm Devices for the Elderly

The use of technology does not only benefit the younger generation but, the older one as well.  As young people continue to use technology for entertainment, study, and other activities, most aged people use technology for health improvement and safety purposes. For seniors, technology is changing their retirement life for the better, making them more […]

Help Senior Parents Stay Home Longer with a Home Monitoring System

A home monitoring system is essential to the elderly as they experience progressive deterioration of their physical state as they continue to age. Due to this aging, they become incredibly vulnerable and require exceptional attention.  As a caregiver, it is essential to ensure that they continue to live comfortably despite their frailty.  Home monitoring systems […]

What to Look for When Buying Aged Care Personal Alarms during the COVID-19 Global Pandemic

The COVID-19 global pandemic has seen an unprecedented number of countries (including Australia) go into lockdown with people confined to their homes in a forced quarantine.  The situation is exceptionally hard for everybody, not least for the elderly who live in care homes or their homes and depend on caregivers to take care of them.  […]

SOFIHUB Home – “How It Helped Me Feel Safer Living On My Own” from Betty Hartley

Personal alarm devices for the elderly are increasing in popularity as more older Australians are living at home for longer. Modern technology plays a significant role in helping our senior population maintain independence, though monitoring systems that can detect emergency situations.  Betty Hartley from Jacana who recently turned 91 has been living on her own […]

1-in-5 Parents Use Tracking Devices for Kids

1-in-5 Parents Use Tracking Devices for Kids

Is it healthy to monitor your kids?  Well, as a parent, you’ve got an absolute responsibility of caring for your children, so you do need to know their whereabouts around the clock. For those with school-going children, having information on when they arrive and leave the school compound is vital. Although you can do this […]

The SOFIHUB home’s Medication Alarm and NDIS

The SOFIHUB home’s Medication Alarm and NDIS

Medication Alarm The SOFIHUB Personal Reminder Device is now available as part of the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme).  SOFIHUB is working closely with the national scheme to bring the independence and freedom to people who need them most, through the use of personal care alarms.  The SOFIHUB home is a simple but effective device […]