Putting a Plan Together for Independent Living

The Story Though experiencing health issues that would ultimately require her to need more intensive care, including possible round-the-clock assistance, Angie wanted to maintain her independence and continue to live on her own without being reliant on a staff person constantly in her home. Following conversations about her needs and wishes, a support and response … Continue reading Putting a Plan Together for Independent Living

Technology On The Job

Dylan Dreifke provides outstanding customer service at The Home Depot by utilizing his iPad, a free Home Depot app, and his amazing memory (prior to being hired, he memorized all product and product category locations throughout the entire store!). Dylan greets people who enter The Home Depot by using his iPad along with customized sentence … Continue reading Technology On The Job

Remote monitoring starts with a conversation

The Story: An exploration of technology support options began when a group of men with developmental disabilities expressed their desires for increased privacy and independence. These men had been supported by staff 24/7 and wanted to reduce the amount of time caregivers spent in their home. A conversation began with the group of men, regulators, … Continue reading Remote monitoring starts with a conversation