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Pendant Alarm plan
- 100m range
- Waterproof pendant
- 24/7 monitoring for 12 months
- Neck and wrist strap
- Plug and play
Fall Alarm plan
- 200m range
- Waterproof fall detector
- 24/7 monitoring for 12 months
- Neck or wrist worn
- Plug and play
Why Choose Telecare24 Personal Alarms for the Elderly.
What benefits are there for an elderly person to own a personal alarm?
A personal alarm for the elderly offers many benefits, including:
Personal alarms for the elderly are typically designed as wearable devices with an easily accessible emergency button. The emergency button can be pressed in case of an emergency, and this will trigger an alarm that alerts the monitoring centre or designated emergency contacts.
Personal alarms for the elderly typically come in two forms; a bracelet that is worn around the wrist, or a pendant that is worn around the neck on a lanyard. They are designed to be lightweight and discreet, making them easy and convenient to wear.
The emergency button on personal alarms for the elderly is typically readily accessible and easy to press. During medical and non-medical emergencies, such as a fire, burglary, falls, accidents or any other emergencies, the panic button can be pressed manually.
The wearable design and easily accessible emergency button of personal alarms for the elderly make them a convenient and effective way for individuals to quickly summon help in case of an emergency, especially when they may not be able to reach a phone or otherwise communicate their need for assistance.
Personal alarms for the elderly are designed to be easy to use, even for people who may have limited mobility or cognitive function. Most of them are small and lightweight, with a simple button or switch that can be easily activated in case of an emergency.
In addition, most personal alarms for the elderly come with clear instructions and can be easily set up by the user or a caregiver. Some of them also come with additional features, such as automatic fall detection or GPS tracking, that can provide added safety and security for the user.
Overall, personal alarms for the elderly are designed to be user-friendly and easy to use, with features that can help ensure that elderly and vulnerable people can quickly and easily access the assistance they need in case of an emergency.
Before the personal alarm is shipped we make the necessary configuration. So when the equipment arrives, it is ready to plug in and use straight away. We will have set it up for you before we dispatch your order.
Personal alarms for the elderly can be a cost-effective option for ensuring the safety and well-being of elderly or vulnerable people, especially when compared to alternative options such as assisted living facilities or in-home care services.
Telecare24 offers waterproof wristbands or pendants, which can be useful for individuals who want to wear the alarm in the bath or shower, as it can provide added peace of mind and security for those who are at risk of falls or other accidents in these environments.
Personal alarms for the elderly can be a helpful tool in providing quick support and assistance during an emergency situation. These alarms are typically small, portable devices and place the call to the monitoring team with the push of a button or even automatically in the case of a fall alarm device.
In situations where a person feels sick, falls or needs medical care, help is just a push of a button away. Personal alarms for the elderly can also be useful for individuals with medical conditions or disabilities who may need help quickly.
Personal alarms for the elderly can be a useful tool for individuals who want to feel more confident and secure in their daily lives. This can be particularly helpful for individuals who live alone, travel alone, or work in isolated or vulnerable environments.
Personal alarms for the elderly can be worn as a pendant or a wristwatch. This allows the wearer to choose the option that is most comfortable and convenient for them.
They can be programmed with a list of emergency contacts that the monitoring centre can contact in case of an emergency.
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Personal alarms for the Elderly FAQs.
A personal alarm is a small, portable device that emits a sound and alerts others when activated. It is designed to be carried on one’s person, typically on a keychain, purse, or worn around the neck or wrist, and is intended to be used in emergency situations to alert others to one’s distress.
A personal alarm for the elderly typically consists of a wearable device and a base station. When the wearer presses the alarm button, it sends a signal to the base station, which then alerts a call centre or designated contacts for help.
A personal alarm for the elderly can be used in a variety of emergency situations, including falls, sudden illnesses, accidents, and other emergencies.
Personal alarms for the elderly are suitable for anyone who wants to increase their personal safety, but they may be particularly useful for individuals who may need to call for help in an emergency situation.
This may include joggers or runners, college students, elderly individuals, and anyone who frequently travels alone.
Yes, personal alarms can be effective in alerting others to one’s distress. When an emergency call is placed through our devices, the monitoring team will confirm your situation and help you to get in touch with your emergency contact person or call an emergency services.
The battery life of personal alarms for the elderly can vary depending on the model and usage, but most personal alarms can last for several months to a year before needing to be replaced.
It is important to check the battery life of your specific device and replace the battery as needed to ensure that it is functioning properly in case of an emergency.
Telecare24’s pendant alarms, fall sensors, and GPS alarms are all IP67 water resistant, and can be dropped into a body of water up to a metre deep for as long as half an hour. So you can comfortably wear your personal alarm whenever you take a bath or shower.
We recommend against wearing these devices while swimming. Personal alarms should not be put through the washing machine.
Yes, many personal alarms come with a lanyard or wrist strap that can be worn around the neck or wrist for easy access in case of an emergency.
Yes, many personal alarms for the elderly are portable and can be taken with you outside of the home. This can be particularly useful for elderly individuals who enjoy outdoor activities such as walking or gardening.
The Telecare24 GO! GPS alarm is a great option for this. Please check whether or not your personal alarm can be used outside the home before you plan to leave your home.
Most personal alarms are designed to be easy to set up and use, with simple instructions included in the packaging. However, it’s important to choose a personal alarm that is suitable for the individual’s abilities and needs.