Have Your Loved One Benefit from Technology in Senior Care
Comfort Keepers of Nashville, TN Offers Senior Care that Helps Your Loved One Get Connected to the Outside World Easily
Who says seniors don’t use technology? Our caregivers see it in full use every day. That’s because technology is a useful tool here at Comfort Keepers of Nashville, TN. We encourage our senior care clients to take advantage of the Internet as much as possible. We find it allows seniors to improve their mental health by opening a world not previously embraced through stronger connections to family and groups. Our caregivers know how to help your loved one overcome the hesitancy toward technology by making it easy and fun.
Technology and Senior Care Go Great Together
Technology is changing the face of aging. No longer are the days where seniors are left behind. Today they’re eager to get in the game with the right approach. Our caregivers work one-on-one with clients to help them realize the Internet’s full potential. We start by having our office work with seniors, their family and doctors to electronically communicate updates, photos and important notes. Doing so keeps everyone on the same page, and seniors soon realize how valuable a simple screen can be.
Keeping Technology Simple
Recent senior surveys show that keeping engaged on a social basis is equally essential to healthy aging as genetics and staying in shape. And if you’re still concerned that “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” – think again. We work individually to help your loved one discover how things like email, social media and video calls will improve their lives. It keeps them happier as they age in place from the comfort of their home. It helps to eliminate isolation and seclusion. Here’s how we do it:
- We help them set up regularly scheduled calls with close friends and family.
- We let them see how easy it is to send and receive photos and research local events.
- We allow them to discover games that help sharpen their mind and reduce the likelihood of memory loss.
- We help them encounter new hobbies and find an exciting world online.
Best of all, we customize our senior care and technology to however you need it. We’ll take our time and work at their pace.
Using Our GrandPad®
If your loved one doesn’t have any technology in their home, that’s okay. We offer the GrandPad – and easy-to-use tablet designed specifically for the elderly and senior care. The GrandPad makes accessing the Internet simple, easy and hassle-free.