Globally, the number of people living with dementia will increase from 50m in 2018 to 152m in 2050.
A 204% increase.
Source: Dementia fact sheet December 2017; World Health Organisation
What is VR:CALM?
We are a team of two female founders who are driven to helping those with Alzheimer's Disease through the power of Virtual Reality.
We aspire to improve the quality of life and mental wellbeing of those with dementia by combating the negative effects of loneliness.
To bring about a world where dementia sufferers can experience an immersive, socially uplifting world through Virtual Reality - alleviating depression, anxiety and loneliness.
Meet the Team
Hannah Blair is a recent BSc Computer Science Graduate currently working at Deutsche Bank as a software developer, and is a Sky Women in Technology Scholar. Hannah is passionate about the future of Virtual and Augmented Reality and driving social impact through technology.
Samar Babiker is a medical student at St. George's University of London. She has an interest in "tech for good", particularly digital health and its use within the healthcare realm to empower others.
In the Press
Have a read about what we've been up to.