The main objective of this output will be to create a platform about open software/hardware to be used by elderly people. It will include Therapeutical e-Guide for elderly People and experts in ageing.
HELP project is to develop IST-based using advanced visualization interfaces and Promote the e-inclusion of elderly people. It is consensus that promoting digital competence amongst senior citizens is a way to support older people to actively get involved in the knowledge and information society, furthermore it prevents social isolation and dependent living and proactively confronts the problems that ageing European societies face.
The HELP context aware application software and the data it contains will support the development of several configuration capabilities (choice of the exercise, frequency of the exercise, type of the information, etc.), in accordance with the needs of elderly people. Being regarded as distinctive success factors of the system in mind, special attention will be devoted to the user friendliness, the operability, the adaptability and the re-configurability of the user interfaces. The quality of the touch screen as well as motion controller will be investigated in order to make the control of the platform as simple as possible.