Technology helps retirement community

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Primrose Retirement Community is using technology to help residents. The employees bought Alexa.

It is used for things like reading time, game and trivia night and to help in the kitchen. The technology has been especially helpful for those who have a hard time seeing.

The retirement facility paid for Alexa. Employees say they started by buying just two Alexa devices and the residents liked them so much, many bought their own Alexa or Google Homes for their own rooms.

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