Tyze has recently been placed on the Rockefellers Foundation’s list of 100 innovators. Tyze Personal Networks, based in Vancouver, B.C. is a care focused social venture that directly addresses the costs, complexities and challenges faced by caregivers and care providers. Tyze provides an online tool that enables friends, family, neighbours and care professionals to join together to organize support for a person with health or social care needs. Tyze stands apart in its approach to privacy, connectedness and in nurturing a bridge between formal and informal care. The Tyze network model of care
contributes to better outcomes for individual and improved communication for everyone involved.
Tyze CEO Vickie Cammack says “The Rockefeller Foundation recognizes that change occurs when we give citizens tools to solve their own problems. Technology has accelerated change across the planet and altered the way people live. Being nominated for their Innovation Award and placed on the Rockefeller Foundation’s list of 100 Innovators is an honour. We’re proud to be leveraging technology to help caregivers, friends, families and neighbours, to do what they want to do, which is to connect, collaborate, and care for one another.”