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You have the opportunity to actively support our project as a nursing home or as a volunteer from January 2021. We look forward to interested and curious participants and to an exchange of ideas and cooperation with you in the BaSeTaLK project! For more information click here

'BaSeTaLK' project


BaSeTaLK - Biography work in senior citizen facilities with tablet support to improve the quality of life and communication - is a collaborative project of the Catholic University of Applied Sciences Mainz (KH) and the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg (OTH), funded by the BMBF. Read more


With the app programmed by BaSeTaLK, the residents of nursing homes make virtual trips to places such as the garden, the cinema or the library. There, they are invited to exchange ideas with each other and to ask questions about their life stories. The app is developed in a collaborative process with the focus groups, programmed by the technical staff and published as open source software. Read more


Read more about the development of the BaSeTaLK project and the project leaders' idea to create an app for biography work in nursing and senior citizen institutions.  Read more

LATEST NEWS - Focus groups successfully completed

In August the last focus group meeting with two residents and two volunteers took place as part of the agile app development process. The focus group meetings are now complete. We would like to thank the participants for their support and contribution to our project. Further news