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Technology can make life easier, safer, and better in the long run. It can keep you living at home longer and help you regain independence again. Read on for our technology articles, industry insights, success stories, and find out how technology can and does help people every day!
Clare and Graham smiling holding hands. Graham is sitting down and Clare is leaning down on his chair behind him

Just how helpful are our goods, equipment, and assistive technology (GEAT) products? Feros Care clients, Clare and Graham, say they are “game changers.” GEAT products include daily living aids like perching stools and one-tap can openers which have been invaluable to this delightful couple, as well as personal and emergency alarms and smart home technology.

At a glance, Rory is the embodiment of a typical 10 year old boy – brimming with energy as he indulges in soccer, basketball, biking, and playful tussles with his older brother. Yet, his first decade was filled with milestones that were far from the typical, including the ability to blow out his birthday candles. […]

As a young girl Eireann was a powerhouse athlete with diplegic cerebral palsy.  She was so good in fact that from ages 7-12 she reigned supreme as a Para Athletic champion.  Back then, Eireann’s NDIS support provided her physical therapy and community connection to chase her athletic dreams. 

Almost 10 years ago, Matthew Dumigan’s life was changed forever. At the age of 40, he sustained a traumatic brain injury which had a huge impact on his life and independence.

Matthew had very little understanding of what living with disability meant prior to his injury. He and his wife Lauren simply did the best they could with what they had – but without proper support.

Virtual Nurse Michael O'Hagan

Here we look at this groundbreaking program through the lens of much-loved Feros Care Registered Nurse and Virtual Care Clinician, Michael O’Hagan. Michael knows first-hand that Virtual Nursing has been a game changer for many, and a highly effective means of catering to the evolving needs of our clients.

Photo of senior woman using laptop

Feros Care is celebrating a milestone with the MyFeros Portal, technology allowing seniors to easily manage crucial aspects of their in-home care, now boasting over 2000 users. 

Continually evolving and improving, we see more and more clients joining the platform every day and enjoying its multitude of benefits. 

Did you know your Home Care Package may cover assistive equipment and technology that can help you stay independent and safe in your home? Here are the top seven products our clients love.

Smiling female senior in pink jumper sitting down

As Feros Care client Alice’s balance declined, she had become more susceptible to falling over and was feeling more vulnerable. She was also very aware of the stress it was causing her family so when she heard about Feros Care’s personal alarm systems, she was keen to set the wheels in motion.

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