'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

We are looking for support for the continuation of our app

The BaSeTaLK app arised from a third-party funded research project. This project will end in mid 2022. In order to be able to ensure the implementation and use of the app beyond that, we rely on the support and commitment of others. Read more