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Telecare in Plymouth from Amano Connect

With the approaching Winter weather soon to be upon us, and the annual pressures mounting on our health and social care services, it may well bring in to focus once again the use of simple technology to support those with some vulnerability to stay safer at home. Although SOS pendants, the associated telephone gadget, and […]

Amano support Dementia Awareness Week 2017

As a dementia friendly company, Amano were delighted to support a local event today as part of Dementia Awareness Week.  The ‘Hall of Friendship’ was organised by the Tavistock Dementia Action Alliance.  The event included an exhibition of local organisations who are recognised as dementia friendly within the national scheme.  Dementia Friends held open training […]

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How to keep older people out of hospital

Once again the Winter pressures of our older people keeping well and independent are causing our health and social services to creak at the seams. Admissions to hospital are rising rapidly, the queues at our Accident and Emergency departments are long, and our discharge teams are struggling to ensure that adequate support and care is […]

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BBC Radio 2 – Personal Lifeline Alarms

Do listen again to the really interesting and informative BBC Radio 2 programme of Thursday 23rd June which explained the importance of Lifeline and Telecare personal alarm systems. The Jeremy Vine listeners called and wrote in with accounts of how personal SOS alarms had potentially saved their lives when they had fallen at home and […]