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A Summer Roundup of Caregiver and Elder-Friendly Products, Services, and Technology

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Photo image credit Jelly Drops (image of the inventor and his grandma!)

Dear Readers: It’s once again time for what has become a bi-annual look at products and services available to caregivers and/or older adults. I’m better acquainted with some of these products and services than others, and in some cases, I note that. Unless I say otherwise these mentions are not meant as an endorsement. Let’s go…

Clothing

CareZips: Joe & Bella is a new, modern adaptive-apparel brand for older adults. Their newest line is CareZips® by Joe & Bella, a patented easy-dressing pant for adults living with changes due to incontinence, mobility, and/or cognition www.JoeAndBella.com

​z​ipOns: These pants feature zippers on the legs from waist to hem so they can easily be put on standing or laying down without having to pull the pants up over the legs. They can also be unzipped at the bottom to accommodate casts, braces, and other medical equipment.  https://befreeco.com/

Comfortable bras for people with arthritis and other disabilities. Fresh Comfort bras are recommended by women with mobility challenges, especially those who face daily challenges with arthritis, stroke recovery, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, and recent surgical procedures. https://www.freshcomfortinc.com/

Connection

Dreamweaver Foundation recently announced the national expansion of Connecting Hope...

Continue reading on Inforum for more tech and services of interest to caregivers and older adults:

Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories. “I hold onto your book as a life preserver and am reading it slowly on purpose...I don't want it to end.” ...Craig William Dayton, Film Composer

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