It is estimated the OIB programs are touching 1.4-5% of the eligible population of older persons with vision loss.
So we just bought an Echo for my hubby who is legally blind and has a number of health issues. There was a one day $50 off sale - it arrived yesterday.
on Technology Use by Older Consumers
I just looked up the stats on one random state - Wisconsin.
on Cost Effectiveness of the OIB Program
We are moving to a culture that is less gender specific, but some older persons may still value traditional gender roles.
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