Assistive Technology and Adaptive Devices

Riderwood Presentations on Living Well with an Assist

Accessibility and Adaptive Technology Devices

Other assistive technology websites

  • Aging In Place Technology Watch  — This has an email List Serve and a blog for “Aging in Place Technology Watch”.  It’s a really good analysis of assets and problems of tech for aging population.  One point getting people to start using, but then simplifying the devices so seniors can keep using them as other venues for information dry up.  With confusion setting in for us all in aging process, tech answers with constant updates and notifications just adds to the confusion.
  • Digital home-health solutions targeting seniors — American Well is partnering with Cisco Systems to deliver care through home television sets, enabling them to reach patients who may not be comfortable using tablets or other devices