TV+ In-Room Channel

Community content delivered right to your residents’ television

Add a custom channel to your existing TV service line-up so you can connect with residents even when they’re home.

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Engage and inform residents directly from their apartments.

More than just in-room television, Touchtown TV+ in-room channel for senior living is a powerful, patented communication system.

Built specifically for the senior living industry, it includes advanced features like audio narration, background music, live stream video, custom crawl text, and more.

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“We were looking for more efficient and effective ways to communicate with our residents. The Touchtown TV channel and digital signs have been crucial for us in our quest to communicate better with our residents.”

Steve Cuppy | CIO, The Oaknoll Retirement Residence

Community Content

Help residents plan their day with community content. on TV+

With TV+, residents don’t have to seek out community content on their own. They simply flip on the TV and are met with all the information they need to have a great day.

Get residents out of their room and into the community by highlighting:

  • Community activities and events

  • The day’s dining options

  • Noteworthy announcements

Feature-rich, senior-friendly and easy-to-use for staff

Endless Choices

Choose from 20+ layouts and 1000s of templates in our simple design studio

Audio Narration

Add Audio Narration to your channel to have community information read out loud

Custom Crawl

Add news feeds or your own custom content to continuously play on screen

Weather

Keep residents informed in real-time with on-screen weather information

YouTube Integration

Schedule content from the world’s largest video library.

There are millions of hours of senior-friendly exercise videos, classic comedy skits, music, tours and more on YouTube. You can stream any publicly available content to your residents in just a few clicks with Touchtown in-room television for senior living.

Better yet, you can record your community’s events like church services, talent shows, or your live streams, and play those back to your community TV channel, too!

Live stream absolutely anything directly to resident TVs.

Have residents start the morning with your daily community talk show on upcoming events and dining menus. Or stream events like community mass services when residents are unable to leave their rooms, no cabling required.

Movie & DVD Scheduling

Add-on movie scheduling to play resident favorites to their rooms.

No need for your residents to waste time flipping through channels or relying on pay-per-view for movie night. Add an Automated Media System to your TV+ channel to schedule DVDs to play to every resident room.

It gets the whole community on the same page, starting conversations at lunch the next day about movies neighbors were able to watch at the same time.

Movie & DVD Scheduling

Add-on movie scheduling to play resident favorites to their rooms.

No need for your residents to waste time flipping through channels or relying on pay-per-view for movie night. Add an Automated Media System to your TV+ channel to schedule DVDs to play to every resident room.

It gets the whole community on the same page, starting conversations at lunch the next day about movies neighbors were able to watch at the same time.

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Want to see a magic trick?

Residents can access activities, dining menus, or announcements airing on their in-room TV channel on their mobile device with Touchtown Community Apps.

The “Our Channel” module that comes with all of our Community Apps tiers means residents can keep in touch with the neighborhood even when they’re out and about.

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We work hard to make implementation a breeze.

Depending on the receptiveness of your cable provider, we can work together to have your custom TV channel ready for residents in 30 days.

Cory Humes, Beloved Touchtown Technical Expert
Frequently Asked Questions

TV+ includes the hardware and software for one in-room television channel.

You can add on the Automated Media System to play DVDs and Audio Narration to narrate text-based screens.

You sure can! If you’d like to have multiple channels with different information, we can set up multiple endpoints as long as your television service provider can provide the necessary channels.

We can typically ship your TV+ hardware within one business day of the signed agreement.

The complete implementation timeline varies depending on your television service provider. We’re happy to work with your television provided to get your channel implemented ASAP!

Sure is! We try to make the setup as plug-and-play as possible, but the process will differ depending on your existing cable hardware and provider.

You’re not in it alone, though! Our team will guide you step-by-step through connecting your new system during a 30 – 60 minute installation call.

We work with any television provider who agrees to implement your in-room channel(s)! We’ve worked with most major television providers as well as smaller companies.

A bulk agreement is not always required to utilize a new community channel. Policies vary from provider to provider.

Check with your television service provider’s account executive for the policy in their area, and notify Touchtown if we can offer any support.