Older people do not always want to leave houses they love, their friends or church in order to move closer to their adult children. Technology can help families monitor the health and safety of older adults especially when isolated from friends and family members by the coronavirus.
Knowing their family is watching over them brings comfort to many elderly people.
This article in the New York Times shares about different kinds of apps and technology devices available for health and safety monitoring. Did Mom Take Her Medicine? Keeping Eyes on Elders in Quarantine
Estate planning attorney, Terry Garrett, is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is active in the Texas and Austin Bar Associations. She graduated with honors from Cornell University. She was on the Dean’s List at Wharton Business School. She earned her J.D. at Columbia Law School, receiving the Parker Award and a Mellon Fellowship.
She assists families of people with special needs, people planning for the retirement years and people administering estates.