In July 2021 Solihull Council invested in RITA for six of their care homes as an initial pilot to support a case for a wider roll out.
The introduction of RITA has been warmly welcomed by all of the care homes and the outcomes reported have been very positive.
Review case studies below (Click the names):
Some highlights are shared below:
"Since enrolling her onto the RITA Project, she has a more friendly approach in her communication with staff and feels the RITA system improves her quality of life because it gives her something else to focus on."
"He always appears to be comfortable and happy in his environment when RITA is being used."
"The residents who have engaged with RITA, have definitely been more alert and happier within themselves. As time has progressed, the residents have engaged in more and more activities that RITA has to offer...providing endless stimulation and a fully immersive experience. The sensory music really assists residents to feel more relaxed and at ease."
"RITA has become a part of his care plan as it offers him with effective, person-centred stimulation and the staff are able to engage him with the meaningful activities that RITA has to offer."