Welcome to the Hft Smarthouse
The Hft Virtual Smarthouse showcases some of the assistive technologies that people may use around their home to improve their independence and quality of life, and increase their safety.
During the Covid-19 crisis and where staffing levels are limited, technology can play a key role in helping to maintain people’s independence and safety, as well as helping people to stay in touch with family and friends.
- Click on glowing items in the house below to see more information about them.
- Click the left and right arrows to see more rooms around the house.
- Zoom and pan with your mouse or with the controls below.
Browse the Smarthouse Technology
There is a wide variety of lighting and equipment that can help to support people’s sensory needs and make experiences more enjoyable, for example bathing. Shower-proof music devices, bluetooth speakers, swings and tactile objects can help support people’s sensory needs.