Project featured in the Evening Post

The Nottingham Evening Post published an article about the project today. The article reads as follows: More comfortable hearing aids and a guitar strap that lights up are among items that have been created in Nottingham to help people with mental health issues. They were made possible by a grant of more than £300,000 to Nottingham Trent University to look into how “wearable technology and smart textiles” can help those with such problems. The money helped fund a series of workshops involving people with mental health problems in the design process of a new item. This could help them deal with their issues or simply boost their confidence. ...more