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AFriendlyHouse.com is a resource for barrier-free architecture, promoting beautiful, safe homes that support people's changing needs as they age. Find inspiration in case studies, safety checklists and information on livable communities for all ages.

AFriendlyHouse.com is a resource for barrier-free architecture, promoting beautiful, safe homes that support people's changing needs as they age. Find inspiration in case studies, safety checklists and information on livable communities for all ages.

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My mom is bored now that her nest is empty. She's always been great at sketching and wants to start designing clothes. I think gamifying projects and new hobbies would help keep her and other grandparents busy and happy.

My mom is bored now that her nest is empty. She's always been great at sketching and wants to start designing clothes. I think gamifying projects and new hobbies would help keep her and other grandparents busy and happy.

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The Intergenerational School is a successful public charter school
that provides learning opportunism for elementary school children
and adults of various age.

The Intergenerational School is a successful public charter school that provides learning opportunism for elementary school children and adults of various age.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. wrote Life's Little Instruction Book originally as a leaving-gift for his son, preparing him for all life's challenges ups and downs. What better way to learn how to live gracefully and happily from the elderly themselves.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr. wrote Life's Little Instruction Book originally as a leaving-gift for his son, preparing him for all life's challenges ups and downs. What better way to learn how to live gracefully and happily from the elderly themselves.

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NETCOM in Norway is a mobil telephone provider that became popular because a promotion 2for1 on Tuesdays, people buy a ticket and one is free. So they make this publicity bring together generations. Take a look... it is very inspirational ...

NETCOM in Norway is a mobil telephone provider that became popular because a promotion 2for1 on Tuesdays, people buy a ticket and one is free. So they make this publicity bring together generations. Take a look... it is very inspirational ...

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Today's article on NPR about a company's innovative approach to engineering and marketing a hearing aid reminds me of my mother's struggle with hearing loss, and the frustrations of dealing with the current range of products.

Today's article on NPR about a company's innovative approach to engineering and marketing a hearing aid reminds me of my mother's struggle with hearing loss, and the frustrations of dealing with the current range of products.

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Old people don't need old age homes. 

A website or any other platform to link people with common interest to pursue happy living but with different needs to promote collaborative  supportive living.

Old people don't need old age homes. A website or any other platform to link people with common interest to pursue happy living but with different needs to promote collaborative supportive living.

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Certain scents have the power to bring back vivid memories. Based on this premise, Smell a Memory personalized fragrance kits now aim to act as memory prompts for Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers.

Certain scents have the power to bring back vivid memories. Based on this premise, Smell a Memory personalized fragrance kits now aim to act as memory prompts for Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers.

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How can we incorporate technology to our seniors with simple reminders of taking their medications, appointments, eating, and exercising.
I found this video on this clock radio that allows you to record your voice to your family member on reminders.

How can we incorporate technology to our seniors with simple reminders of taking their medications, appointments, eating, and exercising. I found this video on this clock radio that allows you to record your voice to your family member on reminders.

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Health-Lab is a 2,5 year project in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. It’s aim is to establish an environment which supports the creation and implementation of innovative care technologies.

Health-Lab is a 2,5 year project in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. It’s aim is to establish an environment which supports the creation and implementation of innovative care technologies.

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Telemedicine and Telehealthcare can increase people's independence around their home, reducing the need for expensive care, improving dignity, and hopefully reduce the chance of institutionalisation.

Telemedicine and Telehealthcare can increase people's independence around their home, reducing the need for expensive care, improving dignity, and hopefully reduce the chance of institutionalisation.

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Building bridges between the silos that young and old tend to live in. Creating channels for our innate empathy to flow.

Building bridges between the silos that young and old tend to live in. Creating channels for our innate empathy to flow.

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