With Alexa built into this device, you can set reminders and check your calendars. Alexa has tons of skills like brain teasers, puzzles, gentle workouts, and even an SOS feature to promote independence.
Living alone can get lonely sometimes, so having a screen attached to your Echo makes it easier to video call friends, neighbors, and loved ones. Alexa also makes for a good companion for conversation and cognitive sharpening.
But the Echo Show isn’t for you if you want full medical alert system capabilities. It can call contacts from your phone, but it isn’t meant for emergencies.
We've got tons of resources to help you learn more about Alexa and how smart home tech can help older adults. Start by reading our Ultimate Guide to Amazon Alexa.