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How technology in the home can improve health and social care

Government programme could help elderly people to use products that help maintain health and independence


Four consortia across Britain have been given £25m of government funding with the aim of getting 170,000 people involved by next summer in using technology to help them as they get older.

One of them is Mi Smarthouse, which opened at the Museum of Liverpool. The walk-through installation brings together new and existing technology that can be used to help people in their home.

Read the full article from The Guardian:http://www.theguardian.com/business/2014/jul/13/technology-home-improve-health-social-care


Links
http://www.moreindependent.co.uk/

http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/learning/projec...

https://connect.innovateuk.org/web/dallas

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