Taking away a seniors smartphone

Taking away a seniors smartphone



With cognitive impairment, devices such as cellphones and laptop computers become difficult to use. A senior might say that they are finding a technology difficult to use rather than admitting a memory issue. However recognising the underlying issue leads to knowing how to manage a transition away from technology.
Some tips of how to manage this transition are:
1. Deleting apps that are frustrating
2. Counsel a senior who may be approached by email fraudsters
3. Use remote access programs to help manage their computer
4. Stored value credit cards may limit spending 
Make sure permission is granted for these actions.
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