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Zoom vs Lumin Video Calls For Seniors

Michaelé COVID-19, Technology Leave a Comment

You may have seen some of the funny memes and videos going around about what it is like trying to Zoom, Skype or FaceTime video call with an elderly relative. We’ve all been living it… “No Dad, you need to click on the link I emailed” or “I can’t hear you, your microphone is on mute” together with plenty of …

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CHSP $1000 Personal Monitoring Funding Before June 30

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The Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) helps senior Australians access entry-level support services to live independently and safely at home. In response to the COVID-19 situation, CHSP service providers are now able to use unspent 2019-20 funding to buy up to $1000 worth of personal monitoring technology for vulnerable clients. COVID has seen a more pronounced need for personal monitoring …

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How technology can keep aged care residents connected during the COVID-19 pandemic

Michaelé COVID-19 Leave a Comment

At Lumin, we understand that dealing with COVID-19 in the Aged Care sector is both extremely challenging and critically important. You are faced with  supporting some of the country’s most vulnerable people, while also taking care of your staff. We also believe that we are ideally suited to help, given the Lumin smart-hub was purposely designed to be a simple …