Personal Alarms recommended by TrustedCare

Personal Alarms for safety and independence

TrustedCare in partnership with Taking Care

With a personal alarm, your loved one can stay independent at home for longer.

Get help in any emergency, day or night.

Start your 30-day no-obligation home trial today.

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Personal alarms recommended by TrustedCare

In partnership with TrustedCare

Remaining independent at home is a priority for many older adults and their families. Your elderly loved one may not require a formal care service just yet, or you may want a personal alarm to complement your choice of home care so there is always a way to get help when a carer cannot be around.

A Taking Care personal alarm provides reassurance that your loved one has a way of calling for help if they fall or have an emergency.

Every year, Taking Care help more than 70,000 people remain independent and are the first Which? approved personal alarm service in the UK.

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Falls - and the injuries they cause - are on the rise. They can threaten health and independence as we age. A personal alarm can allow your loved one to carry on enjoying life independently, knowing they can get help quickly if the worst does happen.

At the touch of a button on their personal alarm, your loved one will quickly be connected to one of Taking Care's specially trained operators. They will speak directly with your loved one and arrange for help to reach them, 24-hours a day.

Taking Care Anywhere

Alarms that work anywhere

Taking Care Anywhere

"I want a personal alarm with fall detection that works at home and also out of the house."

This personal alarm works anywhere and is location-aware, so Taking Care know where you are in an emergency.

Taking Care Anywhere

  • Includes 1 month free monitoring *
  • Get help from anywhere; at home and out and about.
  • Location-aware GPS pendant.
  • Speak directly through the pendant.
  • IP67 water-resistant up to 1 metre for up to 30 minutes.
  • Uses intelligent algorithms that detect serious falls with a heavy impact.**
  • From £26.49 per month (£31.79 including VAT).
Personal alarm for home

Alarms that work in the home

In-Home Classic Personal Alarm

"I need an easy-to-use personal alarm that works in the home and garden."

Press the SOS button on your neck or wrist pendant, any time of the day or night to reach help.

In-Home Classic Personal Alarm

  • Includes 1 month free monitoring *
  • Lifetime warranty.
  • IP67 water-resistant up to 1 metre for up to 30 minutes.
  • No need to charge the pendant. It has a 5-year life battery life.
  • Comfortable and discreet with neck and wrist strap included.
  • Pendant works up to 75 metres / 246ft from base unit.
  • From £17.15 a month (£20.58 including VAT).
Fall Alarm

In-Home Classic + Fall Alarm

"I need a personal alarm that automatically detects falls and works in the home and garden."

When you fall, the alarm will automatically call the Taking Care Emergency Resolution Team.

In-Home Classic + Fall Alarm

  • Includes 1 month free monitoring *
  • Uses intelligent algorithms that detect serious falls with a heavy impact.
  • IP67 water-resistant up to 1 metre for up to 30 minutes.
  • No need to charge the pendant. It has a 2-year life battery life.
  • Pendant works up to 75 metres / 246ft from base unit.
  • From £24.99 a month (£29.99 including VAT).
Mobile alarms

Alarms that work out and about

Out-and-About Mobile Alarm

"I would like a mobile alarm with fall detection and outbound calling that I can use when I go out."

This mobile alarm has large buttons and GPS tracking, supporting you to live life to the full.

Out-and-About Mobile Alarm

  • Location-aware GPS mobile alarm.
  • Speak directly through the mobile alarm.
  • Outbound calling to 2 contacts stored in the device.
  • Alerts and notifications to help you manage appointments and medications.
  • Uses intelligent algorithms that detect serious falls with a heavy impact.**
  • From £19.99 a month (£23.99 including VAT).
GPS alarm

Out-and-About Classic GPS Alarm

"I would like a discreet personal alarm that I can use at home and when I go out."

This personal alarm works anywhere and includes GPS tracking so Taking Care know where you are in an emergency.

Out-and-About Classic GPS Alarm

  • Location-aware GPS pendant.
  • Speak directly through the pendant.
  • Family members can view the current GPS device location and location history.
  • Easy-to-use with one big button to press.
  • From £17.15 a month (£20.58 including VAT).
Personal alarm watch

Out-and-About Personal Alarm Watch

"I want a stylish personal alarm that will also help keep me active."

A location-aware smartwatch personal alarm with GPS tracking and pedometer.

Out-and-About Personal Alarm Watch

  • Monitors your daily activity as the watch tracks the number of steps you have taken.
  • Talk with Taking Care through the watch.
  • Family members can view the current GPS device location and location history.
  • Easy-to-use with clear, bright display.
  • From £17.15 a month (£20.58 including VAT).
Smart home monitoring

Smart home monitoring

Taking Care Safe Home Alert

"I need a solution to keep my loved one safe and help manage their health and care needs."

Smart home sensors monitor activity in the home and if an emergency alert is detected, Taking Care's Emergency Resolution Team is notified automatically.

Perfect for those who want to ensure that a loved one is safe and well, even when they can’t be there.

Taking Care Safe Home Alert

  • Detects changes in daily routine so you know if more support is needed.
  • Sensors detect potential emergencies, such as the front door being left open in the middle of the night.
  • No cameras or microphones, so your loved one’s privacy is maintained.
  • Installation included and no wiring or electrical work required.
  • Includes In-Home Classic Personal Alarm.
  • From £39.99 a month (£47.99 including VAT).
Smoke detector

In-Home Classic Alarm + Smoke Detection

"I'm concerned about the risk of smoke and fire and want an alarm to keep me safe at home."

Keep you and your home safe from the potentially fatal risk of an undetected fire.

Perfect for those who want a home sensor that automatically alerts someone in the event of a fire.

In-Home Classic Alarm + Smoke Detection

  • Automatically alerts Taking Care's Emergency Resolution Team if smoke is detected.
  • Two monitored smoke detectors with 10-year battery life.
  • Optical sensing technology avoids false alarms caused by cooking and steam.
  • Installation included and no wiring or electrical work required.
  • Includes In-Home Classic Personal Alarm.
  • From £17.15 a month (£20.58 including VAT).

Not sure which personal alarm to choose?

Browse our full range of personal alarms or speak with a Taking Care Sales Advisor.

Call 0800 030 4376, Monday – Friday, 8am – 6pm.

Why choose a Taking Care Personal Alarm

Taking Care have over 30 years’ experience of supporting older adults and every year we help more than 70,000 people remain independent.

We provide the Age Co Personal Alarm Service, approved by Age UK, and we are the first Which? approved personal alarm service in the UK.

Our life-saving 24-hour monitoring service is provided by three UK-based Emergency Resolution Centres.

We're part of AXA Health and committed to being a ‘Dementia-Friendly’ organisation.

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