Local Authority- Assistive Technology Service, Cats/Dogs/Dolls

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This programme provides robot cats, dogs and babies to people who have a cognitive impairment.

This has been found to provide respite, improve quality of life and reduce the need for PRN medication.

Medical Technologies Telecare
Local Authority
  • Torfaen
Partners / funding sources
  • Aimee Twinberrow
  • Torfaen Local Authority
  • Amazon (Dolls) and & Joy (Cats and Dogs)


Start date
  • Lessons learnt
  • Outputs

Reviewing the impact of the service

Qualitative case studies.