A tool for creativity and communication in Alzheimer's patients and caretakers/visitors
Hours provided by caregivers in 2020
Americans with Alzheimer's disease
of Americans above 65 have Alzheimer's disease
How might Alzheimer’s Disease patients remember and communicate with their loved ones?
Created after shadowing my own grandmother with late stage Alzheimer's disease and following advice from Maitri compassionate care
Patients forget faces last so I will be using faces to communicate stories between patient and caregiver.
Load different slides to communicate faces in stories or as a creative activity
Uses markers to create any unique features
Single piece die-cut cardboard
Light shines through paper referencing light projectors common in schools and presentations in the 1970s
Click pull lever referencing ceiling fan switches common homes built in 1970s-90s