The Healthy Later Living Network aims to promote digital inclusion and harness the benefits of technology for health and wellbeing.
Healthy Later Living Network
An interdisciplinary research network of leading academics, helping people remain independent, productive, active and socially connected for longer.
The Healthy Later Living Network aims to improve people's quality of life by helping older adults maintain their health, mobility and independence for longer.
The Healthy Later Living Network recognises the importance of social connections and community for maintaining health and wellbeing in later life.
There are many ways you can get involved with the Healthy Later Living network:
- join our mailing list
- contribute to our newsletter
- attend network meetings and events
- research projects
- joint PhDs
- student placements and projects
A two-minute passive-test that measures people’s brain waves in response to a series of images, 'Fastball EEG', could help expand early dementia diagnosis.
New guidance, authored by Dr Jeremy Dixon for the Department of Health & Social Care, aims to improve supported decision-making for adults with dementia.
Researchers at CAMERA are investigating VR technology to help improve balance and prevent falls.
Policy Labs will aim to look at and solve social policy issues in a new way by communicating with users over a long period of time.
The revolutionary device being developed by a GP with researchers at Bath could offer fresh hope for people with conditions such as Motor Neurone Disease.
A blog post from the Network on holding conversations with older adults across BANES to discuss how they look after their mental and physical health.
A student blog post from the Department for Health on joining a Vertically Integrated Project (VIP) to challenge stereotypes and promote positive ageing.