Encouraging communication through ‘silver surfing’

  • Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, October 2004, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2004.6.10.16018

Using the Internet to communicate

What is it about?

Discusses how the Internet can be used for residents in a care setting and offers some useful web addresses.

Why is it important?

Residents of care homes may have relatives who do not live locally. Using video links a relative can monitor a resident and have peace of mind.


Mrs Julie I Swann

Using the internet and phone apps can help maintain communication links.

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