"Because of Grandpal, I've been calling my parents way more often and it's been a really great thing. Thank you"
"Grandpal has been a real lifesaver for mom"
"Grandpal has helped me and my grandma become closer again. We talk on the phone way more often than we used to and despite the distance I feel I am part of her life once again. A little reminder in our busy lives goes a long way. Thank you so much!!"
Grandpal supports you with ways to be there for your older loved ones - empowering you to play your part in improving both health and happiness. When a person you care dearly about gets older, Grandpal helps you step up to be there for them, when they need you the most.
In as little as 15 seconds, you can play your part in combating loneliness. Grandpal helps you think of the things you can do, say or ask from anywhere you might be.
Grandpal keeps you on top of things with helpful nudges, removing the daily stress factor and letting you focus on what you need to.
Feel good about building that personal connection with a loved one. Grandpal helps you to be more consistent for a loved one who needs your support.
Keeping connected from a distance. Grandpal is a software product built around helping families improve the wellbeing of older members. It focuses on food, medication and social interactions, making sure fridges and cabinets are full while also giving oversight on who is visiting and when.
On the Inside Intercom podcast, H.O.M.E series.
"Social distancing doesn’t have to mean social isolation, and actually one of the things families and neighbors can do most is call an older person in their lives”
Listen into Jess Kelly's conversation with Grandpal founder, Brian, on the Tech Talk portion of Newstalk. They speak about getting Grandpal off the ground and what's next.
An Irish start-up is offering companionship and new friendships to elderly people, connecting nursing home residents with local visitors to provide extra company.