Hover your mouse over the symbols on the picture to see some of the equipment you can have installed in your home.
The bed sensor goes underneath my mattress, this detects if get out of my bed and fail to return in a set period of time.
If moisture is detected in my bed, this little device will send a message to the monitoring centre.
This is a unique monitoring system that can detect bed movement or sounds associated with epileptic seizures.
The pull cord can be placed anywhere in the home and ensures that help is always at hand should I forget to wear my pendant.
Big Red Button
I really like this device, when I don't have my pendant at hand and need to call for help I can press this big red button. It can be placed anywhere and is easy to find. (also makes me feel like Simon Cowell)
I have some really useful equipment in my house, one great thing is nobody normally notices them as they are so discreet. Why not take some time to have a look through some of the devices that I use, these may change from time to time, depending on my needs - so pop back and look for updates.
What is Telecare?
Telecare is a service made up of personal and environmental sensors that enable people to remain safe and independent in their own home for longer. 24 hour monitoring ensures that, should an event occur, the information is acted upon immediately and the most appropriate response put in place.
Telecare is customisable to most individual’s situations. Here are just a few examples of some groups of people who have benefited from the implementation of a telecare package:
• Those who are vulnerable or at risk • Those with disabilities
• Those with learning difficulties • Those who live alone
• Those with sensory impairment • Those with limited mobility
• Those who are frail • Those who are at risk of falling