Gateshead Care Call

What does it do?

It enables people to live safely and independently in their own home. Gateshead Care Call provides emergency cover to more than 11000 connections 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from trained staff who are available to respond to a variety of situations.The service also provides access to all of the council's out of hours services through one seamless service.

Who it is for?

Older, disabled and vulnerable people living in Gateshead

Where it is available?

Local service (Gateshead).

How to access or apply for it:

Contact Care Call on 0191 433 2648 or 0191 433 2650. Contact us for a FREE home demonstration.

What to expect then:

You wear a pendant or wristband which when pressed, triggers a phone alarm system that connects directly to Gateshead Care Call. In the event of a fall or sudden illness, trained operators immediately know your name address and other relevant information. They will then call for any help required such as a family member, a doctor, emergency services or the police.

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Info last updated:

03/06/2010
Provider
Civic Centre Regent Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1HH