Make Every Part Of Your Home Safer For Your Ageing Parents
Are you like the growing number of people who are choosing to care for your elderly parents at home?
We've provided some great tips and links on how to improve their safety at home.Read more
Latchkey kids – preparing children for being at home alone
This article looks at preparing schoolchildren for being home alone after school until an adult returns home from work later in the day or evening.
First of all, in UK law there is no age limit up to which a child cannot be left alone. It is only an offence to leave a child on their own if it places them under risk. No parent wishes their child to be alone at any time but if there is no alternative, there are ways in which a parent or child-carer can prepare them...Read more
A guide to choosing pendant alarms for the elderly
Modern Telecare / Careline pendant alarms for the elderly offer more functionality than ever before.
These alarms both help older people to feel happy, safe, and secure in their own home, and their families and carers to have peace of mind that their loved one can get in touch should an accident or emergency situation occur.Read more