Emerging Technologies: Exploring the health and well-being benefits of using virtual reality with adults living in long-term care communities

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elder research, older adults, long-term care, emerging technologies, virtual reality, VR


We partnered with Sienna Senior Living to develop, implement, and evaluate a VR program for their long-term care residents. The purpose of the program was to enhance recreation and enjoyment of residents.


Sheridan Research

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Hayden, L. (2021). Emerging technologies: Implementation and evaluation of virtual reality programming for older adults. [Conference presentation]. International Federation on Ageing Conference 2021.


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