Tess Janse (Groningen/NL, 1990) is an Amsterdam based designer and filmmaker. In 2016 she graduated at the Design Academy Eindhoven with the social design project “Interlude”. Tess is currently developing the application Interlude that prepares elderly for a new life phase.
Door Tess Janse
Design Academy Eindhoven
Categorieën: Gezondheid | Web & Mobiel
To many pensioners moving to a home for the elderly is a shock, because it takes away what independence they had left. ‘Interlude’, an application by Tess Janse, has been designed to soften the blow. The elderly person can manage their own Interlude account with the help of a caregiver or relative. Besides answering a registration form, users upload short videos about themselves, offering immediate insight into their personality, preferences and daily routines. The account links through to the c