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Read real-life stories which show how digital technology has helped to improve the health and wellbeing of people across Essex. If you would like to share your story please get in touch.

Robert's Story Image Digital Boomers


“Robert sometimes suffers “cabin fever” as well as depression, isolation and loneliness. To help with this an Alexa was purchased so he can better control his environment”

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Sara's Story Image Digital Boomers


“It’s great to help people build their confidence and have fun – it can open up a whole new world of fun and connections.”

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Brenda's Story Image Digital Boomers


“Brenda uses an Amazon Echo for entertainment, as well as to call her daughter if she has a fall.”

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