Personal alarms can help people who live alone to feel safer and more secure by providing contact to the outside world in the event of an emergency.
Telecare systems make use of new technology to help people in later life continue to live independently. We explain your options and they can be used in the home.
Find out how telehealth can support people with certain health conditions, such as hypertension, chronic asthma and diabetes.
Technology around the home
There are many simple technological aids available to help make your life easier and safer, and to give you more peace of mind.
If getting in and out of your home is a challenge, fitting a ramp could help. We explain the different options.
We provide a checklist of simple tips to help reduce the risk of falls in the home.
Here are the questions to ask a home care agency. Prepare for your meeting and get the answers you need.