Day Clock w/ Day & Date
Clearly spells out the current time and part of the day, day of the week, date and month—with no confusing abbreviations!
Day clocks are one of the most popular products for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Time orientation can be a struggle and can lead to anxiety, agitation, wandering and repetitive questions. Our Day Clock w/ Day and Date is a 2nd Generation Day Clock with added alarm and reminder features.
- Large illuminated display can be seen from all angles and from up to 20 feet away by users with vision impairments.
- With 5 multi-function alarms, this is the only clock of its kind to support users through wake-ups, medication reminders and appointments.
- Simply plug it in and your Day Clock will display the time and date.
Does the Day Clock come with a warranty?
Yes, our Day Clock comes with a 1 year warranty from the manufacturer.
What are the dimensions of the clock?
The frame is 8.5 x 6.75 inches. The screen is 6.3 x 4.8 screen, it’s an 8 inch screen, as measured diagonally (diagonal measurement is the standard measurement mode for screens). The time is 1.5 inches high. The day is 1 inch high. The month is 0.5 inch high. The period of the day is 0.5 inch high. The AM/PM is 0.75 inches high. The Day Clock is 0.8 inches thick, and with the stand pulled out (leg) it’s 4.8 inches thick.
How long is the power cord?
The cord is 6 ft long.
How does the dimming option work? Can this clock be seen clearly during the night time?
The clock can be read clearly in the dark as well as during the day, as it has a high definition backlit digital screen. There’s an option for auto dimming for night time (7pm-7am), this option can be turned on and off.
Does this come already set correct time/date?
The Day Clock comes preset with the correct time and date (Eastern Standard Time), changing the time is a breeze, it should take 10 seconds.
Does the screen come in any other color besides for white?
Yes, you can choose between bright white and warm yellow display.
Does the box or instructions make any mention of Dementia, Alzheimer’s, etc.?
No, it does not.
Does this clock have a timer?
No, it does not have a timer.
Does the clock automatically re-set in the event of a power failure?
Yes, the Day Clock has an internal battery that allows it to automatically reset itself to the right time and date in the event of a power failure. It will retain all the information, including the alarms.
Are the time and date visible from all angles?
Yes, the time and date are visible from all angles, as the resolution of the screen is very high, so it’s clear from all sides.
Can this clock sit on a desk?
Yes, it can. It has an “arm” in the back that folds out and supports the clock. You can choose to place it on a flat surface or hang it on a wall (it’s designed with a hole in the back for this purpose).
Does the clock have a chime?
Yes, the clock has a 10 second hourly chime that can be set to go on from 9am-6pm or 24 hours. You can also turn it off, of course.
Can this clock work on batteries alone?
No, all Day Clocks operate with a power adapter.
Does the Day Clock support other languages besides for English?
Yes, our Day Clock is multi language. You can choose English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Polish, Spanish & Welsh.
Can the alarms be turned off completely?
Yes, the alarms come set to ‘OFF’ by default, and you can choose to turn them on to Everyday, Monday-Friday, Weekends.
How long do the alarms last? Do they go turn off automatically?
The alarms ring for 1 minute and then turn off, or they can manually be turned off by pressing any button on the Day Clock.
What are examples for the alarm messages?
Up to 5 alarms can be set with messages, such as:
1) Take your medication
2) Take your morning medication
3) Take your afternoon medication
4) Take your evening medication
5) Take your night medication
6) No message, just the alarm.
Does the colon between the hours and minutes blink?
No, it does not.
Does the clock make any noise (tick, etc.)?
No, it is completely silent.
Does the Day Clock support 24 hour mode (Military Time)?
Yes, it comes with that option.
Can I set the clock to show dd/mm/yyyy (31 December 2017) as opposed to mm/dd/yyyy (December 31, 2017)?
Yes, it comes with that option.
Can I use the USB port?
The USB is not for consumer use, it is for service upgrading only.
Make Life Easier with a Calendar Day Clock
- Keep on track with daily routines and sleep patterns
- Reduce missed appointments and events
- Increase independence and well-being
- Reassurance for everyone
- Helps to determine day and night – day and date
The internal battery means once the time is set, the clock can be switched off and moved around the house or remain set during a power outage!