Tech Enhanced Life is a relative new comer in the field of businesses and organizations that are tapping into the aging market and become a resource for all things aging. The website is fun and accessible. They are building up a clearly organized resource library and host webinars and discussions on a wide variety of topics. On the way they are building up a group of followers. As they say themselves, their business model is evolving.
The Participle is a nonprofit in the UK that designs solutions for social challenges, such as a program that taps into the resources of the elder population for self help and organization.
Age Bomb Taking on new ideas for old. Another UK based initiative that is a wonderfully fresh and interesting view on aging. ‘Agebomb is an attempt to monitor the changing landscape brought about by population explosion; to spot the most interesting ideas to do with ageing around the world and to be a forum for discussion of what works, of the most pressing issues people are facing and the solutions they have found.’
Aging In Place is Dr. Patrick Rhoden’s website, a resource for all those who contemplate how they would like to grow old. We love his blogs, they are not about selling products but talk about the human condition from a variety of perspectives. Great writing too.