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12 Days of Christmas With VTech! Plus the Most Thoughtful Grandparent Gift!

December 19, 2014

An amazing tool I recently came across is the VTech CareLine, I found this to be a fantastic system that not only helps grandparents keep in touch with friends and family, but also provides some pretty cool safety features as well. I have a grandmother that has been loosing her sight since I was a child and is now legally blind, she can only see a very narrow field of vision and I know this will be the perfect gift for her this Christmas.   The phone system comes with big picture photo dial, this means you can put the photos of those you call the most or maybe just all the grandchildren Wink right their on the phone easy to see and you can be talking to them with just the push of one button! 

Top 5 tech gifts for grandparents

November 12, 2014

Lots of grandparents are still using landlines. And this phone can make life easier for loved ones. Its large, easy-to-see buttons include four speed-dial buttons into which you can place photos of the actual contacts for quick identification. The base unit's LCD shows info clearly, and even tilts up to adjust the viewing angle. The most intriguing feature is a small oval-shaped pendant that's actually a speakerphone with two buttons that can be programmed to dial out to an emergency responder or family member. Voice quality is excellent and the answerer has ample message capacity. 

VTech Careline Review - Peace of Mind for Aging Parents & Grandparents

November 11, 2014

When I was asked to review the VTech CareLine phone like most hear the name VTech made me think of educational toys and chiming and ringing toys for our kids. VTech also manufacturers very useful line of communication devices? VTech makes phones for home, business, and even hotels. One of those phones is the CareLine series.

Aging SUCKS

September 09, 2014

Sorry….but, mincing words doesn’t work here.

I used to look at my parents and grandparents and think they were SO NEEDY as they aged. It felt AWFUL watching them grow older, have health issues, and not be able to fend for themselves the way that they used to. I would cling to the memories of my mom and dad when they were younger.

Golden Friendships: How to Keep Lifelong Connections

April 29, 2013

There are communication products, such as the VTech CareLine phone system, that aim to help seniors live independently, make connecting easy and integrated with your daily activities.

 

Renovating For Life - Home Fix-Ups For Lifelong Independence II

April 20, 2013

What does home mean to you? If you're like most of us, it's the one place that is a unique expression of yourself. And whether you have lived there for decades or just moved in, you want the option to live at home on your own terms.

 

Help Seniors Keep Their Independence with VTech Communications

March 04, 2013

My mother in law is now at those crossroads. She's not ready to give up her independence yet she's really not able to live alone. When I was introduced to VTech Communications new CareLine product, I knew that it would be something that would help my mother in law!

New Phone System Helps Seniors

March 01, 2013

VTech has launched a new phone system designed to help seniors stay in their homes independently for longer.

Renovating for Life: Home Fix-Ups for Lifelong Independence

March 01, 2013

Renovating for Life: Home Fix-Ups for Lifelong Independence

 

 

10 High-Tech Gadgets To Help Grandma & Grandpa

February 28, 2013

Worried about your aging mom forgetting her medicine, falling, or just missing her favorite TV show because she can't work the remote? Here are 10 high-tech solutions named top "nana" technologies by Andrew Carle, director of George Mason University's Program in Assisted Living and Senior Housing Administration. They could make mom's life--and yours--a little easier.

How to Help Seniors Age Independently

February 25, 2013

Ask most seniors if they want to age independently in their own homes, and they likely will say yes. Surveys show 95 percent of people over the age of 75 desire to age in place, and about a quarter of seniors live alone.

Security for seniors living alone: VTech’s Careline Home Safety Telephone System

February 15, 2013

Between the base and its plentiful and helpful functions, the handset and the pendant, my mom and I are more confident about her safety while alone, day or night.

Safety for Seniors and People with Alzheimer’s During a Blizzard

February 11, 2013

The VTech CareLine Home Safety Telephone System has large buttons and four buttons that can be pre-programmed and hold photos for easier dialing.

Keep Seniors Safe at Home with VTech CareLine (Giveaway)

February 07, 2013

This system has it all!

Technology that Helps Seniors Stay at Home

January 22, 2013

This system, which costs $120, comes with a corded phone and cordless handset, and a portable safety pendant that can be work around the neck with two programmable buttons to dial personal contacts…

Silvers Are the New Black at 2013 CES

January 16, 2013

smart trackers that can notify family, friends or medical staff if you have an emergency.

CES 2013: Helpful emergency gadgets for seniors

January 09, 2013

For folks with less of a need for monitoring, VTech is highlighting its CareLine Home Safety Telephone System, which has the requisite corded base and cordless handset combo.