The equipment below can be installed to support people who have memory issues.  You will need an assessment  to access this type of equipment.

All of this equipment can either be linked to our 24 hour Lifeline monitoring centre or linked to a Carers pager

Other Telecare equipment  may also be beneficial.

Equipment for Memory problems
Flood detector

This sensor is activated when it comes into contact with water, it is used for people with memory loss to prevent flooding in the home.

Gas detector with shut-off valve These sensors are connected to a gas appliance and will raise an alarm if the appliance is turned on and left unlit.  The system will detect a build up of gas and shut the gas off on the appliance.
Pressure Mat Pressure mats can be placed around the home to raise an alert when someone is approaching an area which may pose a risk. 
Property Exit Sensor This sensor is designed to monitor the safety of people with memory issues who may be prone to leave their homes at inappropriate times.

If, you feel you would benefit from having a Lifeline or some telecare equipment installed you should contact our First Response Team or your Social Worker/Care Manager if you already have one.

The First response team will ask you a few questions about your situation and if they feel that your request is appropriate, will escalate your enquiry to a Care Manager.

Contact

First Response 
Tel: 01443 425003 

 

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