NC Down Syndrome Virtual Speaker Series | Technology and Apps for Everyday Living
Are you leveraging the benefits of apps and technology that can promote self-determination and autonomy with daily living skills? Learn about the types of enabling technology on the market (i.e., medication dispenser, Amazon Alexa products, sensor-based technology, self-regulating and wayfinding apps and much more) that empower independence and grant caregiver peace of mind. Discover resources to stay up to date about enabling technology and discuss best practices around the use of technology as a natural support.
Emily Danciu-Grosso is the Marketing and Sales Coordinator for SimplyHome. Emily’s passion is driven by her relationship to an adult sister with an intellectual disability. Emily’s professional background is in program development and implementation, along with years in the role of direct support. She has been in this field for over twelve years and has experience in the areas of wellness, employment, and transitioning into adulthood. She is excited in her role at SimplyHome to share tools and invaluable resources with families and providers that show what is possible in terms of independence with daily living through the use of technology.