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11 May 2017

ICT and fall prevention for elderly

ICT and fall prevention for elderly Each year, one in three people over 65 has a serious fall, mostly in their home. Often their quality of life is severely diminished: loss of mobility, severe dependency and physical disability. The cost of falls is high ...

19 January 2016

Policies for Ageing Well with ICT

Policies for Ageing Well with ICT ICT can help older people to stay healthy, independent and active at work or in their community. The European Commission funds several research projects in the field. One in three Europeans will be over 65 by 2060. The ra ...

9 May 2017

Research and innovation for ageing well with ICT

Research and innovation for ageing well with ICT Ageing is one of our major societal challenges and ICT is key for tackling it. The EU actively supports and provides funding for research and innovation in ICT and ageing well. Research on ICT for ageing we ...