Elderly

Here you will find the latest trends on technology, apps, resources and more for elderly people. We are constantly searching for new resources!

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Check out the General Accessibility section of the site, since the Technology and Apps there are for everyone to use to make their lives simpler! We've also added a "Highly Recommended For" section in the Technology portion as well. So if you see your specific symbol give it a click and see why we recommend that product for you!

 

TECHNOLOGY + GADGETS

Here you will find technology and gadgets that can assist you in many ways and make your life more accessible. 

SockieTalkies

​A new way of putting on socks that will help those with physical limitations! Their unique design allows you to simply put your fingers through the handy loop on the ankle of the sock and slide them on with ease! Say goodbye to the old way of putting on your socks and hello to SockieTalkies!

To learn more about SockieTalkies Click Link Below.

Mobile Stair Lift

This is a portable stair lift that requires no installation! This company’s mission is to provide the safest, most affordable and most adaptive equipment on the market!

Sock and Stocking Aid

​This device allows people to easily put on socks without having to bend! Ideal for people with limited reach due to knee, back or hip injuries. 

Amazon.ca (Canada): http://a.co/d/8Whc1DW

Amazon.com (USA): https://amzn.to/2QJBpOD

Zip Grips

​This is a zipper attachment that allows people with limited motor skills the ability to easily pull up or down their zipper with the help of the loop design of the Zip Grip!

 

To learn more about Zip Grips or to buy your own Click Link Below.

Connect 12 Electronic Magnifier

This is a portable 12-inch display electronic magnifier you can take with you anywhere! It offers live HD magnification from 1-24x with intelligent LED illumination. It also comes with a reading option that uses speech to relieve reading fatigue. For those who have trouble seeing in the distance, you can purchase the optional "distance viewing camera" which offers up to 40x magnification!

Amazon.ca (Canada): http://a.co/d/io7TJMl

Amazon.com (USA): https://amzn.to/2QCvcnz

Raizer Lifting Chair

This is an amazing device that helps a fallen person up to an almost standing position within a few minutes. Raizer can with ease be assembled and operated by only one assistant and does not require any physical effort besides a supportive hand.

 

To Learn more about the Raizer Lifting Chair click the link below

Ring Pen

This pen makes writing easier, more fluent and secure. It's an amazing pen for those with weak or shaky hands. It's super comfortable, relaxes hand while writing, reduces fatigue and reduces pain for those with arthritis or carpal tunnel.

Amazon.com (USA): https://amzn.to/2KzKIO3

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APPS

Here you will find Apps you can download on your smart phone or tablet to help assist you in many different ways.

Medisafe Meds & Pill Reminder

This is one of the highest rated reminder apps on the market! Use it to plug in your medication times and have it remind you to never forget again! You can also use this app to monitor your blood pressure, glucose levels and more!

 

Works With: Android and IOS 

Epicurious

This is one, if not the best food app on the market. It has thousands of different meals for you to cook and videos to watch so you can replicate these amazing meals! It's community based so users like yourself can rate and review recipes.

Works With: IOS 

Goodreads

If you love to read you'll love this app. It's community based so you can see what your friends or other users have said about a certain book. You can keep a virtual bookshelf of books you've read as well. More than 35 million members who've added more than 1 billion books!

Works With: Android and IOS 

Park-N-Find

Very simple app that requires you to click "Park" when you leave your car, if you forget where you parked no problem! The app shows you directions to get back to your car and save you time searching!

Works With: Android and IOS 

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RESOURCES

Here you will find useful resources for the elderly. They will assist you in daily living, make your life more accessible and provide useful information.

Friendly Beds - Keeping people safe, independent, and at home

Friendly beds have created an innovative bed mobility system that focuses on improved safety (for person and caregiver), independence, mobility, self-esteem, strength conditioning, etc. They allow a person to use their muscles to "help themselves" for increased independence. It's a great way to build up strength and exercise in disguise! We've read many testimonials and both users and caregivers seem to love this new system. 

Exercises for Seniors with Limited Mobility

This website explains the importance of continuing to work out even when having limited mobility and gives you exercise ideas. This way you can stay in shape and healthy even with limited mobility.

18 Quick and Easy Meals for Seniors

Here is a list of 18 quick and simple meals for seniors to make to get the proper nutrition and stay healthy!

14 Simple Exercises for Seniors

This is a link to a website that provides seniors with 14 exercises to improve their strength and balance.

10 Best Websites for Seniors

This woman has created a list of the top 10 websites for Elderly. They are all very useful and cover everything from dating websites to hairstyles for silver hair! Highly recommended!

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