Hambleton Lifeline - (Telecare)Careline in Hambleton
What does it do?
Equipment is provided to support the individual in their home and tailored to meet their needs. It can be as simple as the basic community alarm service, able to respond in an emergency and provide regular contact by telephone. it can include detectors or monitors such as motion or falls and fire and gas that trigger a warning to a response centre staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As well as responding to an immediate need, telecare can work in a preventative mode, with services programmed to monitor an individual's health or well-being. Often known as lifestyle monitoring, this can provide early warning of deterioration, prompting a response from family or professionals. The same technology can be used to provide safety and security through bogus caller and burglar alarms.
Who it is for?
Telecare is a service that enables people, especially older and more vulnerable individuals, to live independently in their own home.
Where it is available?
Local service (Hambleton).
How to access or apply for it:
See contact details above.
Info last updated:
Broadacres House, Mount View, Standard Way, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 2YD