UM project offers housing for the elderly


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 14 Sep 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: Universiti Malaya will set up assisted living homes for the elderly and use technology such as motion sensors or activity trackers to ensure the safety and well-being of their elderly residents.

The initiative comes under the university’s commercial unit and is expected to be up and running within five years, said acting vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Awang Bulgiba Awang Mahmud (pic).

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