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Elderly heating bills
September 20, 2022

Tips to help pensioners with energy bills by reducing usage

Saving money on energy bills is important at the moment, especially for pensioners on a fixed income.

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September 14, 2022

Keep your personal alarm running for 38p per month

If you are worried about cost of living crisis, it is reassuring to know personal alarm running costs are minimal.

Laura at Taking Care
September 8, 2022

Staff Stories - Laura Walton, Customer Services Advisor

Meet Laura, one of our Customer Services Advisors who helps to keep our customer happy and reassured.

Elderly man with sciatica back pain
September 7, 2022

5 tips for sleeping well when you have Sciatica or lower back pain

Do you find your sciatica or lower back pain is keeping you up at night? Read our top tips for sleeping comfortably through the night.

New alarm launched
September 1, 2022

We've launched our most resilient personal alarms to address the digital switchover

Find what makes our new alarms the most resilient digital personal alarms available.

Accessible bathroom for elderly and disabled
August 30, 2022

Tips on bathroom design for elderly relatives

We look at how some changes and additions to bathrooms can make a big difference to safer independent living.

Elderly woman using mobile phone
August 12, 2022

Emergency alert for elderly people: mobile phone vs personal alarm

We look at why a care alarm is a better option than a mobile phone in an emergency.

Staff at Taking Care
August 8, 2022

Staff Stories - Helen Heggadon, Customer Sales Advisor

Meet Helen, one of our Customer Sales Advisors who helps our customers choose the most suitable personal alarm for them.