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Top 6 Apps for the Tech-Friendly Seniors in Phoenix

by Home Care Assistance of Greater Phoenix Your Trusted LocalHomeCare Provider

Smartphones, tablet and mobile apps to go with them are no longer limited to the millennial. The seniors these days are equally tech-friendly and enjoy using the modern technology. The live-in home care Phoenix experts have prepared a list of 6 amazing mobile apps for the elderly, useful for brain stimulation and keeping their minds sharp and active.

  1. iBooks

http://www.apple.com/apps/ibooks/

The elderly grew up reading and for most, it is the most favorite way to pass the time. iBooks is an app in the Apple devices. With the help of this app, numerous books can be downloaded from iTunes store. The best feature of this app is that it allows the readers, especially the elderly with the weak eyesight to make adjustments to the lighting and font sizes as per requirement.

  1. Kindle

http://www.amazon.com/b/?ie=UTF8&node=6669702011

Kindle is another reading app from Amazon. It has a huge variety of books. The ardent readers can enjoy an endless choice of books from the virtual library. An endless amount of books can be bought and downloaded within a budget of 10 dollars.  

  1. Netflix

https://www.netflix.com/

Just under $10, enjoy streaming a vast variety of your favorite movies and TV shows. Your senior loved can pop some popcorns and have their own matinee show on a rainy day by calling some friends over or even with the live-in home care Phoenix caregiver.  

  1. Lumosity Brain Trainer

www.lumosity.com/

To prevent dementia and Alzheimer’s or to prevent them from getting worse, it is important that the brain of the elderly is kept active. Lumosity is a great app which allows seniors to use games to improve their cognitive abilities. It also provides information about memory, brain health and cognition.

  1. AllRecipes

http://www.allrecipes.com/

Another that the elderly can enjoy with their live-in home care Phoenix caregiver is concocting new recipes. Nothing can be more welcoming to a grandparent’s house than the warm baking aromas and yummy stews. With the help of this extra-useful cooking app, your senior loved one can  take a break from their usual recipes and try something new, healthy and nutritious. The app also provides complete videos with step-by-step instructions.

Find My iPhone, iPad, and Mac. - Apple

www.apple.com/icloud/find-my-iphone.html

It is very usual to misplace and forget the location of our smartphones and iPads etc. Or in the worst scenarios, they can even be stolen. However, the Apple users can use this app to find any Apple and Mac device by detecting its location via GPS. There are multiple other steps to protect your data and recover your device. Once you download the app, you’ll have the instructions for further steps.

  1. Park’n'Forget

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/parknforget/id377812033?mt=8


Another useful app for seniors, from iTunes supporting iPhone and iPad, which can ensure that your elderly loved one is never lost in the parking lots and garages. It also alerts your senior loved one, if their parking meter is about to expire.


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