Understanding which technologies can not only enhance—but also improve cognitive functioning and stimulation—in the golden years is important information. iBraincercise shares insight into how the iPad product greatly benefits the elderly.
On our recent post “9 Reasons Why iPads Are Good for Memory Care Residents” we came in contact with Leidy (Gigi) Yelton, co-founder of iBraincercise, a company that caters iPad technology to different age groups—including senior citizens. According to this technologically-savvy company that specially tailors and bundles engaging iPad based product, “everyone should enjoy the latest technological advances without encountering the fear or hesitation often associated with innovation.”
In this interview, A Place for Mom asks Leidy Yelton how iPad technology and the iBraincercise product can specifically enhance senior living. You may be surprised to discover that with the addition of some apps and expert knowledge, the iPad may be the best gift you can give your grandma for her retirement enjoyment and stimulation…
A Place for Mom (APFM): How have iPads enhanced the lives of residents, from independent living to memory care communities?
APFM: Have you noticed a technology gap with the senior population and are seniors more open to the iPad than the computer?
APFM: What is the process for getting the iPads into the hands of the senior population? Do you work with the individual families or just the senior living communities?
APFM: How do you customize the iPads for each resident?
APFM: What training do you offer to support your product?
APFM: Is there a particular software that is most popular?
APFM: Do you have any amazing stories to share from senior living communities?
The Benefits of Using iBraincercise:
Scientific evidence makes it clear: Not only is it possible, but recommended that we increase the quality of mental and physical health by participating in new activities. iBraincercise provides activities that stimulate, entertain and educate people of all ages. Whether 3 years old or 103 years old, our consulting, research and monthly updates help you keep your clientele active and sharp.
Call iBraincercise today at 847-644-1690 to start an iBraincercise profile catered to specific individual’s needs.
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