In an era where people are so busy with their lives to spare some time for the elderly, we find that more often than not, they lack the specialized care they need within the community. Hence, many have ended up spending their old age in misery, when it’s supposed to be the complete opposite. Having a platform, such as GLADAGE where they can easily access whatever they require would a great idea.
GLADAGE is an online platform that’s set on the blockchain technology to provide a friendly environment for the elderly to access customized care and trustworthy care homes. The site benefits also spread to shopping for appropriate equipment and services for lease or owned Gladage property.
The platform seeks to make use of various features to provide users with the best elderly care-services;
- Collaborations with like-minded organizations to offer better operational experiences
- Involving governments to foster fair distribution and utilization of grants and donations
- Seeking out corporations for CSR inputs
- An online marketplace leasing service for easy connection of lessor and foundation
- A service trading platform for economic empowerment
- An e-platform for elderly care goods donations and auctions
- GAC Token as a secure mean of transaction
There will also be honest reviews on different homes and profiling of various caregivers and an opportunity to interact with other seniors.
How Does GLADAGE Work?
Interested individuals and organizations in the elderly care services and goods, get to participate on this platform through the purchase of GAC tokens. Once you become a member then you gain access to various ecosystem segments where you can either buy, sell or even offer a service. The interested elderly party will then purchase it from you and release payment in form of tokens.
Also, users get the chance to shop around for best services and goods as various caregivers strive to stand out. The reviews help in selecting the best services/goods. Governments and other interested institutions find a genuine list of individuals needing help thus eliminating corruption. Caregivers/service providers with better ratings benefit from an expanding customer base, while others have room to improve themselves.
Elderly can also use tokens to pay for their insurance premiums, booking for caretakers and participate in smart system activities.
The private sale is currently live for individuals interested in early investments. However, the actual sale is set to take place in;
- Token Symbol: GAC
- Token Sale Starts: March 2018
- Token Sale Ends: May 30, 2018
- Total Supply: 500 Million
- Token Standard: ERC 23
- Pre-ICO-1st May 2018-30th May 2018 at $ 0.10 per token and a target of $2 Million soft cap. Hard cap $8 Million at 25% bonus rate.
- Minimum $1000 ETH and maximum $ 8000 ETH
The token distribution would include; 40% investors, 8% bounty, 15% bonus, 12% team, 10% advisors, 3% contingency and 12% holdings. For the funds use; 40% old age homes setup, 15% development, 5% legal, 10% team, 15% operational, 10% marketing and 5% contingency.
The GLADAGE platform comes as an answer to problems facing the elderly in various economies. The platform brings together all relevant stakeholders to make is efficient for senior citizens to meet their daily needs, which includes a social life. Overall, the site seems well thought of with necessary steps in place to safeguard the users. Therefore, nothing should stop you from investing with caution if the idea interests you.