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10 ways technology can assist the elderly this winter

Posted by Ben Hubbard on

Don't get me wrong, Summer is great. I'm loving the intermittent heatwaves we're getting this year, spontaneous days out to the beach, being able to leave the house in just a t-shirt and shorts without the fear of rain. However, it won't last forever, and as we anticipate Winter, spare a thought for your elderly friends and relatives. Winter loneliness and isolation can become a threat to the elderly, with families often absorbed in Christmas festivities. Technology is an essential connection to the outside world during months when the elderly are vulnerable to cold weather which brings with it illness, slips, trips and falls. Here’s...

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Accidents happen: be prepared with an SOS Phone

Posted by Simple Telecomms on

In an emergency, getting to a phone could save a life. However, for some people a simple, daily task like this is a hard one to complete.  We all know that as we get older, some tasks become more difficult. Unfortunately for some elderly people, using the phone is a difficulty that in this day and age they shouldn't have to face. Luckily an SOS phone is a device designed to assist the elderly if and possibly when, an emergency should occur.  The idea of any kind of emergency occurring is stressful in itself, but the SOS phone is designed...

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