2019 in Pictures :)

The MemoriesConnect Team is networking, networking, networking! We’re busy building our MemoriesConnect community in Oahu and beyond. Here’s some of our 2019 meetings and presentations. Each was an opportunity to gain insight and feedback to help develop a solid product, “MemorC”, a tablet based app that re-enforces memory and connection […]

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Testing the MemorC app at One Kalakaua Senior Living, Honolulu, Hawaii

In the last several months, we’ve been testing our app to see what works and what doesn’t work*. One person who has helped us a great deal is Lute Manumanu, Lead Activities at One Kalakaua Senior Living a premier senior living community in Honolulu. She helped us with testing of seniors […]

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How do you develop a “dementia-friendly” community?

Dr. Christy Nishita, a Researcher and Gerontologist at the Center on Aging, University of Hawai’I,  has thought about this a lot and recently  gave a presentation at the Kuakini Medical Center called “Building a Dementia Capable System in Hawaii.” I had a chance to chat with Dr. Nishita about inter-generational […]

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