Technology & Innovation

Brookdale is dedicated to improving the aging experience and shifting how society views senior living. Andrew Smith, Brookdale’s director of strategy and innovation, explores creative solutions and discusses the latest technology designed with seniors in mind.

Christopher Leech, Brookdale’s manager of resident technology and innovation, provides useful tips, tutorials and explanations for using your computer, tablet and phone. He figures it all out, so you don’t have to!

Tech Tips: 10 Tips for Teaching Technology to Seniors

Christopher Leech April 04, 2017

“Can you teach my mom?” That’s the first thing people ask me after I tell them I develop programs that teach seniors technology at Brookdale Senior Living.  In today’s increasingly ... Read more

5 Ways Seniors Can Get More Connected

Brookdale Senior Living March 16, 2017

Here are some excellent ways that seniors can build valuable and life-enriching connections that can serve them well during retirement. Read more

Tech it to the Limit

Brookdale Senior Living March 01, 2017

Tech it to the limit: connecting with others and aging well with technology When researchers analyzed studies of 308,849 people who were followed for an average of 7.5 years, those ... Read more

Aging is Where It's At

Andrew Smith January 30, 2017

Aging is going mainstream. For far too long seniors were the subject of dismal stereotypes, but I believe they are starting to be seen in a new way. In large ... Read more

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