Lack of communication is the largest factor in abuse and neglect of nursing home residents. Seniors who have been abused in a nursing home have a 300 percent greater chance of death within three years of abuse.
Fellow is a conceptual organization that creates an environment that houses a positive and humanistic approach with contemplative messaging, personal booklets designed for elder use within a nursing home, and a website and app that family members and care givers can also access. By providing an outlet of communication that promotes healthy social interaction, the elderly community in nursing homes can be empowered with knowledge and confidence regarding their experiences while being educated on mental stability, positivity and personal health. Access to information on elder rights and abuse patterns helps residents and their loved ones identify and attack isolating factors within a nursing home with confidence.