Assistive Technology for Seniors

 

There are many types of Assistive Technology that are used daily that many didn't realize were assistive technology. Seniors are one of the largest populations who use Assistive Technology. Listed below are eight examples of assistive tchnology and their use. 

 

 

  • Install Hand Rails on both sides of stairs
  • Install Grab Bars in Bathrooms
  • Have good lighting in all entryways
  • Use Grabbers to help reach items out of reach
  • Properly store and Organize all Medications
  • Use Non-skid Mats and rugs to prevent slips
  • Create a Smart Home to control lights and check the Front door
  • Use Devices Such as Lift Ware for daily independance

Infographic stating the 8 Points listed above