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AGE-WELL Public Webinar Series: Connecting the Unconnected: Introducing FamliNet

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Connecting the Unconnected: Introducing FamliNet

Date & Time: Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT

The COVID-19 crisis has heightened concerns about social isolation among older adults. FamliNet is a remarkable new app that aims to prevent social isolation by offering older adults an easy way to connect with family and friends.

Webinar participants will:

  • Learn about FamliNet’s platform and the unique features that allow individuals with little to no computer experience or with sensory loss to engage online
  • Meet a caregiver who uses the platform with her family
  • Hear about the experience of implementing this innovation in retirement and long-term care facilities
Ron Baecker, Emeritus Professor of Computer Science at University of Toronto, Chair of the FamliNet Advisory Board
Stephanie Gagne, Caregiver
Maimu Molder, Director of Operations at FamliNet


Check out this recent FamliNet video:

Link: https://youtu.be/SK9leozAwBw

For more information on the AGE-WELL Public Webinar Series please visit: https://agewell-nce.ca/age-well-webinar-series


June 3
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm