Conscious design and new technologies for the optimization of therapeutic space

Marzia Morena

Abstract


The project Casa pre-dimissioni is aimed at facilitating the recovery of the daily life by whom suffers of disability, adapting domestic spaces to the specific needs of use. The project was developed, under the aegis of the EU research programme DE3207 FACILE: Support tools for housing design and management, integrated with telematics system and services, devoted to disabled and elderly people (TIDE Program, European Commission DG XIII). The main aim of the project was to define and to implement systems that are integrated with information and communications technologies, and with the home-automation products and equipment designed to improve the quality of life of elderly people and of motor-disabled people (paraplegics and cognitive impaired people) in their homes.


Keywords


Home automation; Technology; Autonomy at home; Casa Pre-Dimissioni

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/Techne-16124



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