HEARS Personal Alarm Service

Personal alarm service so individuals remain independent in their home

What does it do?

The Ipswich HEARS Service is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year Personal Alarm Service.

If customers need assistance in an emergency (such as a fall) they can easily make contact with our HEARS team by the touch of a button.

An alarm unit is connected to the customers home telephone and electric socket.

Each customer is given a personal mobile button, which can be worn as a pendant or wrist strap.

The alarm unit is linked to the HEARS 24 hour HEARS control team.

Who it is for?

Individuals who live in Ipswich & surrounding areas wanting to maintain independant in their home, knowing if they need assistance in an emergency (such as a fall) they can summon help by at the touch of a button.

Where it is available?

Local service (Ipswich).

What it costs:

Can start from as little as 33p a day!

How to access or apply for it:

There are 3 easy ways to apply:

1. Call: 01473 433236

2. Email: hears@ipswich.gov.uk

3. Online: http://www.ipswich.gov.uk/hears

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Info last updated:

Grafton House, 15-17 Russell Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2DE