Silver Technology - Needs and new products in elderly care

The Silver Technology project has as goal to understand elderly peoples situation when taken care of at home or at a care center. The care of the elderly is vital to society - by 2020, 25% of the Swedish population will be over 65 years old.

Living Labs methods are used to investigate needs and possible solutions to these needs. Workshops are performed with different groups as elderly, relatives, personell in the organizations as well as managers on different levels.

The project is performed together with Botkyrka community.

The partner in the project is Halmstad Living Lab which performes the same set of workshops together with Halmstad community.

Project reuslts: Final Report