Jan 19 2022
White Horse Village Launches Personal Companion Program
ElliQ drives engagement that leads to a healthier and happier lifestyle for users
White Horse Village launches a Personal Care Program for residents utilizing ElliQ®, the first-ever empathetic care companion robot designed to empower older adults to live healthy, engaged, and connected lives at home, alleviating the effects of loneliness and social isolation.
Intuition Robotics, the creator of ElliQ, selected White Horse Village to participate in a pivotal pilot program due to the community’s forward-thinking and technology-embracing reputation. Residents participating in the trial receive a free ElliQ and access to a wellness coach and concierge services.
ElliQ is a voice-controlled tabletop assistant that encourages a more healthy, active lifestyle. Designed for older adults, ElliQ suggests various activities, entertains, and assists users in managing and improving their health and wellness.
“It was an honor to be invited to participate in the pilot program. Our residents enjoyed testing ElliQ and contributing valuable insights on the user experience,” comments Susan Abtouche, Vice President of Mission Enhancement. “At White Horse Village, we are committed to leveraging technology to enhance the quality of life for our residents.”
Intuition Robotics is on a mission to empower older adults to live happier, healthier and more independent lives at home. The company’s award-winning product, ElliQ®, is a proactive care companion for older adults. ElliQ, which has spent more than 35,000 days in the homes of older adults, helps keep users healthy, engaged, and informed, while alleviating the effects of loneliness and social isolation. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tel Aviv with offices in San Francisco and Athens. Intuition Robotics’ investors include: Toyota Ventures, Samsung NEXT, iRobot, and Venture Capital firms from California, Israel, Japan, and China. To learn more, please visit intuitionrobotics.com.