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AKTIVE | Assisted Living Innovation Programme

Aug 2014

This film describes the findings of the Technology Strategy Board Assisted Living Innovation Programme project called AKTIVE. Led by the University of Leeds, the project partners included the University of Oxford’s Institute of population Ageing, Tunstall Healthcare (UK) and Inventya Ltd. The project explored behavioural and other factors affecting the adoption, use & acceptance of telecare for older frail individuals. Although the project was completed in May 2014, you can continue to access the project’s Working Papers found at and all other project reports and summaries at Tunstall continue to produce insight, content and blogs about telecare & assistive technologies at