When it comes to the well being of older Australians, there is growing recognition of the essential role digital plays. We hear directly from them that they want to be active participants in a modern, digital world.
Families play an incredibly important role in wellness and social inclusion programs for aged care. As the sector has changed over the last 20 years, so to have the expectations of individuals and their families. We are demanding greater choice with wellbeing, activities and the way we connect to our loved ones.
We are often told by younger people that mum, dad, grandma or granddad won’t use a smart device and there is no point in trying.
Pretty much everyone enjoys looking at photos of the people they love. This is why we believe a great entry point to supporting an older person’s digital journey is to ‘demystify’ the camera app.
Are you interested to find exciting new ways to use an iPad to innovate and inspire your wellness and lifestyle programs? Read more about our recently launched three hour workshop, delivered by our Apple Consultant Network accredited staff and designed specifically for Lifestyle, Wellness and Recreational Activities Officers or Community Care Staff.