teleCalm, developers of the first home phone service for the 5.3 million families living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias (AD/D), is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of fourteen companies selected to present at the AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch, the one-day pitch competition for emerging startups in the healthy living space with a focus on caregiving. teleCalm was among those chosen from over 200 submissions, representing the best in health tech startups.
teleCalm’s phone service instantly protects AD/D seniors from ALL scammers at home while empowering caregivers to manage these and many more features remotely via their smartphone. teleCalm understands the importance of keeping loved ones in contact with friends and family, boosting their emotional and physical well-being. teleCalm helps seniors retain their dignity and confidence to continue living in place, while reducing everyday stress for their caregivers.
“We are honored to have been selected by AARP for this event,” says Tavis Schriefer, Co-Founder and President of teleCalm, “This is a great opportunity to share the benefits of our teleCalm phone service directly with people who can benefit most.”
AARP’s Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch event will be held at Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale, CA, on April 27, 2016. For more information, go to http://health50.org/. To learn more about AARP, visit http://www.aarp.org.
About teleCalm, Inc.
teleCalm has developed the first home phone service around the needs of families living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The patent-pending teleCalm service provides a total solution; an easy-to-use home phone for the senior and a smartphone app for the caregiver, all connected via a custom cloud telephony service utilizing a rich feature-set designed around the specialized needs of seniors living with AD/D, helping them stay at home longer and making life easier for their families.
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