In Home Care Assistance: Visiting Angels Helping Seniors Burlington, VT and the Surrounding Area Use Technology with Social Care
To stay active and engaged in their local communities, it’s important for seniors to understand modern technology. Whether it’s FaceTiming with grandkids after school or checking in with old friends on Facebook, the internet helps seniors stay connected. Visiting Angels of Vermont’s Social Care Program uses in home care assistance to help seniors better understand technology and how it can be beneficial to their lives.
What Vermont Seniors Learn with Social Care
During our Social Care Program, our caregivers will teach seniors to use modern technology, including:
- Facebook: With 2.5 billion active users each month, many people use Facebook to connect with their friends and family. The social networking service also has a thriving senior community, with seniors being the fastest-growing age demographic on the social network. During our Social Care Program, one of our Visiting Angels will teach Vermont seniors how to create their own Facebook account and message their friends and family.
- Smartphones: Pew Research states that four-in-ten seniors own a smartphone. With so many applications to keep track of, it can be difficult to learn more about your smartphone. Our program will teach Vermont seniors some of the many ways to use their smartphones including calling, texting, and using its applications.
- Video calling: Whether your loved ones are down the street or across the country, video calling services can make them feel like they are closer than ever. Our professional caregivers teach their clients how to use video calling applications such as FaceTime and Skype.
How to Get Started
Interested in learning more about our in home care assistance? Give our office a call at 802-210-1108. A member of our team will answer any questions you may have and schedule a free, in-home, no-obligation consultation. Visiting Angels of Vermont’s in home care assistance helps local seniors stay connected with their friends, family, and community.
Serving Burlington, Colchester, Montpelier, St Albans, and nearby areas
Visiting Angels VERMONT78 Severance Green #106
Colchester, VT 05446