As we get older, picking up new gadgets and learning to use mobile phone apps might seem like a challenge, but as we become more comfortable with how they work, we can see that these useful programmes benefit our daily lives. After all, technology has helped us be more mobile around the home and similarly, apps and websites can help us lead independent and fulfilling lifestyles well into our later years.
From apps that help older people stay in touch with loved ones to websites that help people find the perfect retirement home.
If you want to learn about how technology can improve small tasks from day to day, take a look at our handpicked list of useful apps and websites for older people.
To see more about these apps visit Age UK Handicare