When a family elder has Alzheimer’s disease, safety is a leading concern for loved ones. Because the disease typically causes memory loss and impaired judgment, finding discreet, noninvasive ways to keep a senior loved one safe is important. In recent years, technology has made that easier.
From GPS-enabled shoe soles to automatic stovetop shut-off devices, here are some of the tech products families can explore.
Innovative Safety Products for People with Alzheimer’s Disease
If you find the terminology related to tech products confusing, you aren’t alone. The Alzheimer’s Association’s Technology 101 walks you through terms and trends related to GPS technology.
Dementia Care Resources
You can learn more about caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease by reviewing articles and videos on the Sunrise Senior Living website. Topics range from safety to the Validation Method.
We also invite you to call us at 888-434-4648 with any questions about memory care. One of our experienced care professionals will be happy to help!