Resource Library: Technology

Ecumen empowers people. Here we’ve provided tips as well as links to sources outside of Ecumen that we think are helpful in empowering people with information to help them live fully. Thank you for your interest in Ecumen.

More Aging Resources

Last Updated
February 28th, 2011

Following are other informational resources that Ecumen recommends.

Technology Transforming Senior Services

Last Updated
February 28th, 2011

Over the last decade, technology has created a whole new world--largely geared to the young.

Now click to the present. A newer wave of technology is changing the world for older people, too, by delivering new options that help people live longer and more independently wherever they choose to live.

Download: Technology-Transforming-Services 

Glossary of Senior Care & Housing Related Terms

Last Updated
February 28th, 2011

At Ecumen, we seek to empower you, not confuse you. So if we say something that you don’t understand, please let us know. As you compare and contrast various senior care providers, the following are some frequent terms that you may hear.

Download: Glossary

Aging Successfully in the 21st Century

Last Updated
February 28th, 2011

Read about innovations in senior housing that are empowering people. 

Download: Senior-Housing-Successful-Aging-21st-Century

Baby Boomers' Views on Aging: The Ecumen "Age Wave" Study

Last Updated
February 28th, 2011

Download: www.ecumen.org/app/webroot/files/file/file/EcumenBoomerReportLR_1.pdf

Ecumen Connects Social Networking

Last Updated
January 20th, 2011

Ecumen Connects is like a community Facebook, but it's designed specifically for the Ecumen senior housing community and home services customers and their family and friends.

50 Tips for Aging Gracefully From Ecumen

Last Updated
September 15th, 2009

Ecumen customers and employees share insights and advice for aging gracefully.