What’s New in Assistive Technology?

The big Consumer Electronic show just wrapped up in Las Vegas, and I saw some posts about some of the upcoming products that may become available.  This led me to search for what is new in the world of Assistive Technology.  What tools are up-and-coming that can positively impact people with disabilities?   Anything new…

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Looking Back, Looking Forward

I wanted to reflect on my first year as an Independent businesswoman and look forward to my plans and goals for next year.  It has been a learning journey, challenging and rewarding, and indeed a reconfirmation of my passion- helping individuals and their teams incorporate Assistive Technology into their lives, so they can reach their…

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Smart Homes for Dummies

In the Eldertech Advisors group I am in, the focus this week was on Smart Home technology.  Smart Home technology can help so many people stay safe and independent, not just the aging.  But, is there a difference in what the Smart Home devices offer?  Google, Alexa, and Siri- all offer opportunities to create a…

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Medical Alert Systems: Questions to Ask

As many of you know, I am part of the ElderTech Advisory group, put together by Joan Green, Innovative Speech Therapy. https://innovativespeech.com/ This is a diverse group of specialists and the aged, all working together to share information and tips on how to teach and use technology.  An interesting question popped up recently, which set…

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September Happenings

September is here already- hard to believe that summer is just about over, and Fall is upon us!  I took a look at my September calendar, and realized I did not let you know all the things I am doing.  So, first, let me highlight my (free!) on-line presentation I am doing with Parents Helping…

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