Portrait project featured in parliamentary report
SiDE’s Portrait project, an interfaced designed to create more meaningful interactions within care home settings, has been featured in a parliamentary report on assistive technology. The system was designed by Dr Gemma Webster and Prof Vicki Hanson and used within care homes in Scotland with further plans for expansion.
The project was the winner of the Telling Tales of Engagement competition in 2011 and was awarded additional funding of £10,000.
Full report here: https:/ /www.gov.uk/government/publications/assistive-technology-research-and-development