Before emergency medical monitoring and automatic fall sensors, independent living meant having close family members who could invite us into their homes. But with the latest technology, living independently, while staying at home has never been more possible. Today’s seniors are living in the golden age of independent living.
Help your loved ones gain independence using the following technology:
- Home alert systems can help with everything from medication reminders to automatically contacting medical services in the event of an incapacitating accident.
- Webcams with motion sensors to help you monitor your loved ones from the next room as they recover from heart surgery, for example.
- Cell phones and Skype allow seniors to connect with family and friends across the miles.