Seniors Become “Silver Surfers”
As the busy fall season kicks into high gear for families, older loved ones can feel cast aside, isolated and alone. Grandkids are busy with classes and activities, while parents balance work and family life.
So in all the hustle and bustle, who is staying in touch with GrandMa N GrandPa- especially if they don’t live close by?
That’s why WhenAt60 Solutions, one of the nation’s elder care services company, has take an initiative to help seniors learn to surf the net. WhenAt60 Solutions go to seniors’ homes to teach everything from text messaging and Skype to Facebook and the internet.
Seniors who surf the internet can reduce depression by 20 percent, 25 percent improvement in mental “updating” skills- essentially improving their working memory. These social connections play an important role in helping seniors
Heal from loss, validate the merit in their lives, and allow them to live comfortably in their own homes, says “WhenAt60 Solutions“. This makes them feel in touch with their loved ones and less isolated. They’re learning new technology
And that stimulates their brains and keeps them thinking. They crave learning and now we’ve brought the classroom right into their homes.