We are looking for males and females aged 70+ to take part in an in home interview for 1 hour.
Dates vary from Thursday 15th September – Thursday 22nd September 2016
Please answer the questions below.
Occupation of chief income earner in the household:
Who do you live with in your household?
If you have children, please tell us their ages.
Do you have children that you are in contact with?
Which of the following types of accommodation do you live in?
I live in a residential care home
I live in sheltered housing
I live with my children/other relatives
I live independently with professional care visits
I live independently without any professional care visits
Do you have a car that you are able to drive? Yes/No?
Which of the following forms of technology do you own?
Basic mobile phone
Landline home phone
Home phone with large buttons
Tablet such as an Ipad
Health device such as a FitBit, step counter
Which of the following have you done in the last 6 months?
Bought a product/service online
Installed an application on to a laptop/PC
Installed an app on to a Smartphone
Used an app on a Smartphone
Read about technology news
Contributed to an online forum/blog
How close do your children live to you?
How often do you speak to your children?
How would you rate your ability on the internet?
I am unable to use most new technology
I struggle to use most new technology
I am able to use most new technology without too much difficulty
I am able to use most new technology
If you own a mobile phone, please tell us who the network provider is.
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.