As the first group of the participants in the DAPAS project, some of the residents of the Liebenau assisted living facility received the next version of the DAPAS system consisting of the Emma Base Station, a smart lamp and a voice control system. The variety of additional devices initially presented the participants with a greater challenge. However, with the help
Following the Starter Version, the Value Version includes more hardware for all participants. The hardware includes the Emma Base Station connected to a speech control system, a motion sensor, and an ambient light. All parts of the additional hardware equipment was prepared by EXT, including the pre-installation of the different languages on the systems: German, French and Portuguese. After all
Caritas Coimbra is already installing the new DAPAS system in the home of its 65+ users, with extraordinary safety and hygiene standards. During the period of state of emergency, the delivery and installation of these innovative digital tools were suspended, but the growing situations of social isolation caused by the pandemic led the DAPAS team to create new procedures to
Cáritas Coimbra is preparing the resumption of the DAPAS project, complying with the necessary safety and hygiene standards. This project saw the start of implementation of its pilot interrupted due to the installation of the state of emergency caused by the pandemic of COVID-19. The project that brings together the successful results of previous AAL (Ambient Assisted Living) solutions projects
„Fortune favors the brave!“ or “At least I can give it a try!“ With these words many residents expressed their high interest and willingness to participate in the EU-project DAPAS. As illustrated by the current corona crisis, this was a great idea, which very often also lead to a huge personal enrichment for participants and associated family members. Most of
Especially in current times coping with the corona-virus, many elderly people feel isolated and lonely, as their habitual personal contact to family and friends is not possible. Therefore, it is important to find solutions for them to stabilize the communication with close people, even if they have to stay at home. Our DAPAS system has the appropriate solutions for it.
AgeingFit 2020 is the European event fostering innovation in the healthy ageing sector In DAPAS we are pleased to announce our participation in the 2020 AgeingFit event, which is taking place this year at the end of January in Nice (France). Specifically, Ideable’s CEO, Iñaki Bartolomé is going to take part in a discussion session aimed to address the innovation
On December 3, Cáritas Coimbra received in its facilities the International Technical Expedition – The Reinvention 60+ of Portugal. This was an initiative of the Brazilian Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology (SBGG) in partnership with Dialog.Health. The visiting delegation consisted of 14 health professionals, mostly geriatric doctors, but also psychologists and administrators, all with activity in the public or private service