Just a note. The skills below were originally created as voice-only interactions before displays were available for the Echo Show, Spot, etc. Some are testing skills for us, others in final beta. We’ll be updating all to include visuals soon!
The Ask Marvee Skill lets users send simple notifications, and hear family messages. Start the day sending an “I’m OK” message to family, or ask for family news to hear the last family buzz. (account linking required). Visit the Ask Marvee Skill page for more info.
The Chair Workout is a fun, 5-exercise daily routine that walks you through a series of easy stretches for different parts of the body, all while seated in a chair. Chair Workout helps with flexibility, strength and balance – the fuel for a healthy and happy life!
Senior Stretch is a 5-exercise routine that walks you through a series of easy stretches for different parts of the body. Use Senior Stretch to stay mobile, and loosen up for the day!
Squats are one of the best exercises anyone can do to increase leg and bone strength, which is especially important as we age for balance and fall prevention. The Senior Squat Workout lasts about 5 minutes, and consists of four sets, with rests in between.
No matter your age or physical condition, there are few forms of exercise more effective at strengthening your core than the plank exercise. Senior Plank, the 5-minute plank workout ideal for seniors, offers variation on the traditional full plank position for those who may need modifications. (launching soon!)
Be Positive brings you quick inspiration, motivation, and encouragement to begin the day with brief words of wisdom.
Women Pioneers is a skill to help you learn facts about amazing women who have, or are currently impacting the world. Be inspired to seize the day!
Would you like to be part of an exciting opportunity to help test Alexa Skills?
We’re looking for Silver Users over the age of 60.
Are you new to using Alexa? Or perhaps you’re a power user of voice assistants. We are growing our core group of older adult Alexa Testers to help beta test, and offer feedback, on Alexa Skill voice experiences to ensure they are crafted for the wide range of needs and activities of the boomer, silent and greatest generations. If interested in using your review skills in the Voice-First world, contact us! (United States testers only at this time). Please email Heidi directly at email@example.com
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