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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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Amano Connect support Carers Week

  Amano were delighted to support Carers Week which included a visit to the Newton Abbot group where the people attending were dynamic, supportive and interested in sharing news, information and where to access support. Amano were invited to have a conversation with the group around useful gadgets to help with independence, safety and care […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 15 – 21 May 2016

This year’s Dementia Awareness Week, 15 – 21 May, will encourage people who are worried about dementia to confront their worries by addressing dementia directly. Dementia can be scary and many people don’t know where to turn, but there are many sources of advice, support and help including the Alzheimer’s Society. Their approach is their […]