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Life Line Buttons for my elderly Dad - which one, where from, anyone give advice?

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mummatotwo Wed 17-Apr-13 10:09:25

My Dad has recently had a fall outside and was left for hours before anyone found him.

Ive bben told about one of these life line buttons that he can waer around his neck so that he can press. someone has said its £50 a month!!!!

Any ideas where I go about it?

Fuckwittery Wed 17-Apr-13 18:08:25

Ours was about a fiver a week. Your local council organises them, google piper lifeline and your local council area.

Here's an example link which sets out the cost of the different services,
www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=6127

Showtime Fri 19-Apr-13 23:25:16

Some mobile phones have this option, can be attached to belt or similar, alerting list of numbers until one answers (thinking of one myself).

Showtime Fri 19-Apr-13 23:25:37

Some mobile phones have this option, can be attached to belt or similar, alerting list of numbers until one answers (thinking of one myself).

Showtime Fri 19-Apr-13 23:27:33

Apologies for double posting

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