Care Connect’s Connectivity Report – older Australians are more tech savvy than we think.
Did you know older Australians (aged 70+) feel technology can help them stay connected?
- 66% agree that ‘Technology is essential to help older Australians stay connected’.
- 66% agree that ‘Technology is essential to help older Australians stay living at home’.
- 47% agree that ‘I need to keep up to date with technology to stay connected with my friends and family’.
Care Connect’s ‘Connectivity Report’ explores the attitudes and behaviours of older Australians towards technology and their use of it to stay connected with family, friends and community. Findings from the report highlight how a large proportion of older Australians are using technology to maintain their independence and remain at home.
To find out how Care Connect can help you stay living at home longer call us on 1800 MYCHOICE (Free call 1800 692 464).