Digital Technologies

You may not immediately think about technology when it comes to caring but it can play an important part in making sure your loved one is safe and as independent as possible 

Where can I start?

Carers UK have a brilliant guide on the types of equipment and devices available. Click the button below to see their advice.

Where can I find products?

Many of the devices can be found online through mainstream retailers. Some products however, can only be found through specific providers. There are some websites that can offer specific advice and information such as:   

Paying for equipment

If you think you would benefit from any of this equipment but cannot afford the cost, then you would need to ask for a Needs Assessment from the local authority