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Founded in 2017, Papa initially was an online platform that connected college students to older adults who needed transportation, house help, technology lessons, companionship, and other services. Since then, they have adapted to market demands and added more services that are available in 17 states.
Since 2015, Intuition Robotics has sold a social robot named ElliQ. The company has expanded its product line to include tools for creating digital companion agents without code, automotive solutions and more.
Founded in 2019, Bold has developed an online program that helps older adults build and maintain muscle mass, and try different types of exercise to prevent accidental falls.
Founded in 2015, The Helper Bees (THB) partner with insurance companies and families directly to deliver the best quality care and the right tools to improve the home care experience. The company licenses its mobile app to insurance carriers so they can know when interventions are needed.
Founded in 2013, CareAcademy provides skills training and upskilling for caregivers. Approximately 400,000 classes have been completed to date.
The Most Exciting Age Tech Startups For 2021 | TheGerontechnologist