ReMeLife – Cutting Edge Innovation in Elder and Dementia care

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Loneliness, boredom, being treated like a number and with disinterest, lack of motivation, a fear of technology, difficulty with buttons and difficulty engaging with others, are some of the classic issues endemic in care, whatever the care setting. Finding tech-based care solutions is not easy. Most monitor conditions and collect data whilst working in background, such as assistive tech, wearables and telecare, whilst few provide any real interaction with the person or build a lasting relationship that can improve quality of life and wellbeing. Furthermore, up to now, it’s always been a problem to remotely engage with cared for family members and to find tech that continues to be useful as the person cared for progresses from home care to assisted living, from residential to hospital care.

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