This is a versatile device and ideal for younger people with learning difficulties, people with acquired brain injury or older people who are worried about falling or getting lost outside. It has an SOS button which can trigger alerts and open a voice channel to friends, family and the Wellbeing contact centre. This is a simple to use mobile phone with text messages and falls detector built in.
This piece of equipment is available on a 13 week free trial of Telecare equipment funded by West Sussex County Council and NHS West Sussex. There are ongoing costs to retain the equipment, and ‘Welbeing’ should be contacted for confirmation of those costs on 01323 644422.