The perfect cell phones for someone with dementia to stay in touch, and they are compatible with hearing aids as well. They have large physical buttons that make them easy to operate. It allows for voice commands to make calls and send messages by speaking.
Some people may use the cell phones for its medical alert capabilities. Lively’s health and safety features have a dedicated urgent response button that connects to a monitored service with agents who will help with anything needed. For example, if the user is lost, the agent can help, or if required, contact the emergency contacts or alert first responders if necessary.
Using the Lively app, caregivers can keep track of their loved ones and have peace of mind they will recieve notifications about emergency calls, battery levels, and location information. The Jitterbug Flip can help a loved one stay independent and safe at the same time.
Cost: $49.99, plus activation and monthly plan