Un equipo de investigadores dirigidos por el Instituto Politécnico de Cávado y Ave (IPCA), en Barcelos, Portugal, concibió y desarrolló el primer sistema portátil que combina la protección física
Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, 2007
ICT enabled independent living for elderly. A status-quo analysis on products and the research landscape in the field of Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) in EU-27.
Technologies and social inclusion: ICT as a tool to support lifelong learning and intergenerational dialogue
From the pedagogical point of view, a relevant issue is to consider the elderly as both subjects of continuous learning, both as guardians of knowledge and skills to share, facilitated by intergenerational dialogue. New technologies can be helpful to learn a common language and to know and experiment with different content and communication strategies
In order to support active ageing and to generate an inclusive context in which carers and families cooperate in increasing the quality of life and well-being of the elderly, for the carer is useful to:
To understand how to help the elderly you are assisting you first need to know what his/her needs are and his/her abilities. It is important to know the elderly person and his/her family to understand how to support him/her also using ICTS.