By listening – really listening – and working with older people for all these years OATS has gained a deep, rich understanding of older people’s needs, obstacles and dreams.
That trove of knowledge makes OATS a valuable source for corporations, foundations, municipalities, and philanthropists who share the mission of improving the lives of our older population.
We’ve shared our insights and experience with an extraordinary range of institutions, from local neighborhood associations, to cities, to large multinational corporations. Through our design-thinking and research-oriented approach, OATS has created a number of innovative solutions to help a variety of industries presented with the challenges they face when it comes to improving systems that meet the needs of older adults.
Telecommunications companies, banks, government agencies, healthcare providers, nonprofits, foundations, and other institutions regularly turn to OATS to help strategize and deliver solutions at the intersection of older adults and technology. OATS has developed deep expertise and worked on a variety of client projects in the following areas: