Home Care Link

Lifeline alarm system in West Lancashire

What does it do?

Home Care Link provides 24 hour help to council residents, and a monitoring service to over 1,000 private properties, private sector companies and other public sector organisations.

Our Lifeline team is responsible for the installation of the Lifeline alarm system. The system can be installed into any building providing it has a power source and a telephone line. It's of particular value to people at risk, and the benefits of Home Care Link are available to everyone who feels they need reassurance.
Each Lifeline unit is linked through to the control centre who can contact relatives, friends, colleagues - even the emergency services, all at the push of a button on the telephone unit or pendant.

Who it is for?

For council residents, private residents, private sector companies and other public sector organisations.

Where it is available?

Local service (West Lancashire).

What it costs:

We provide free assessments and demonstrations with no obligation.

The cost for an alarm unit with call button is £2.90 per week, with an initial installation fee(within the West Lancashire area of £25.00. We also provide the service outside of the West Lancashire area. Please contact us for information.

For an extra 95p per week we can provide a linked smoke detector, which will monitor your property 24-hours a day.  Additional sensors can be added to meet individual needs.  Packages start from £6.00 per week which includes an alarm unit and two extra sensors. The installation fee is £40.00.    [Sep 2015]

How to access or apply for it:

Contact the Housing Services for the Elderly above.

For further details about our service or to arrange a demonstration or installation please contact our 24 hour control centre on freephone 0800 566 666


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