Having clarity about a dementia care technology’s potential to assist a person living with dementia is an issue that many carers and team managers are desperately trying to resolve. So before you put your hands in your pocket consider these features and functions.
To help you out we’ve compiled a list of features, functions and considerations. It’s a framework to help guide your decision making so that in the end you’re clear about the pros and cons of your investment.
Firstly what is the goal you’re trying to achieve? Does the tool meet this goal? If not it’s probably not a good fit for you and your situation.
Perhaps you’ve seen a new technology tool with promising features to help a person living with dementia engage in everyday tasks and are thinking about buying it.
Having clarity about a technology’s potential to assist a person living with dementia is an issue that many carers and team managers are desperately trying to resolve.
So before you put your hands in your pocket we’ve a free framework to help guide your assessment and decision. You can download it today.
Are interested in understanding what care, therapy and technology solutions are available?
At Occupational Therapy Brisbane we can arrange for a registered experienced occupational therapist to visit your home, assess the needs of yourself and the person with dementia, and create a plan.
We ensure that families have the knowledge, tools, and technology necessary to make their lives and the life of their loved one as comfortable and fulfilling as possible.
To speak with one of our senior therapists for free, we invite you to call 1300 783 200.
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