Tag Archives: aging in place

“Business-idé? Bedste webshop til det globale grå guld med skavanker”

We wanted to share this wonderful post with you. Written by Dorte Toft, an IT analyst, freelance journalist and author at the Danish newspaper Berlingske Business. Yes it is in Danish, but to all of us Non-Danish speakers we suggest to try … Read More

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Color’s Healing Power

Omhu featured on Graceful Aging! A discussion with Gregory Bator about giving you a choice in color and its healing power. Guests  Valerie Fletcher Institute for Human Centered Design, Wilhelm Oehl 8 Inc and Rie Nørregaard!

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Universal Design and housing for seniors

NPR have recently been running a series relating to senior housing. If you click on our Facebook page there’s a link to the latest story that ran on All Things Considered yesterday. Most of the elements they discuss are pretty … Read More

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Big brother (or daughter) is watching you.

There’s a good overview in the Times today of the new raft of technology that is available to monitor remotely the movement and habits of aging parents in their own homes. The aim of these systems is allow older people … Read More

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Enhancing urban livability for all

Last night we took ourselves over to the American Institute for Architects’ New York Center, where the recently-formed AIA NY Design for Aging Task Force was hosting an event.  The group aims to increase public awareness of the needs of … Read More

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