Robot provides some fun for aged care residents

| 07 Jan 2016

A socialisation robot will be joining a Perth aged care provider for a 12 month trial to provide cognitively and physically stimulating activities for residents. Zora the robot is programmed to host exercise and dance classes, read books and newspapers, tell jokes, and have one on one interactions with residents.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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