Innovation for Independence

Dementiability

Publish date:
29/10/2014 - 1:16pm
Last updated:
29/10/2014 - 1:16pm
Author:
Walter Raes

Since the decline of my father-in-law with dementia, i have seen him struggle with the simplest of tasks, and he often gets lost.For him to have a mobile phone with one button, if he presses the button it will ring the house phone or a programmed number, or if he answers the phone,by pressing the same button it could be any body wondering where he is, and if he is ok,this could also be helpful for a large portion of the elderly population who are struggling with technology , An uncomplicated handset.

Insight & Impact

I think this product will make the user more intergrated in society ,and it will put a lot of worried minds at rest and safe time by finding a person.