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Explore our News and Information resources to learn more about how telecare can help you live an independent, healthy and happy life. 


GPS Tracker Locates Customer With Alzheimer's

Personal alarms, dementia and Alzheimers

12th November 2019

Our GPS tracker alarm is designed to find people who are living with dementia and may wander.
Read how PPP Taking Care's GPS tracker was used to locate John, who has Alzheimer's and got lost on Christmas Day.


Barclay the Dog Trained to Press Personal Alarm Button

Personal alarms and Multiple Sclerosis

11th November 2019

Tricia's dog, Barclay, has been trained to press her personal alarm button when she needs assistance.
Learn how the personal alarm helps Tricia, who has Multiple Sclerosis, to maintain her independence.


Improving Care Outcomes With Technology Enabled Care

Home Instead alarms

8th November 2019

PPP Taking Care are at the Home Instead Senior Care National Conference to discuss how care outcomes can be improved with Technology Enabled Care.
Learn about the Home Instead personal alarm services from PPP Taking Care.


PPP Taking Care Announced as Finalist for ITEC Awards 2019

ITEC Awards

2nd October 2019

PPP Taking Care has been selected as a finalist in the International Technology Enabled Care (ITEC) Awards 2019, in the category of Individual TEC Leadership Award.
Read more about the ITEC Awards and PPP Taking Care's entry.


PPP Taking Care Awarded TSA Quality Standards Framework for Chichester Careline

ITEC Awards

16th October 2019

PPP Taking Care have been awarded the Quality Standards Framework for Chichester Careline at the Telecare Services Association's International Technology Enabled Care Conference 2019.
Read more about the Quality Standards Framework for Chichester Careline.


PPP Taking Care Announced as Finalist for ITEC Awards 2019

ITEC Awards

2nd October 2019

PPP Taking Care has been selected as a finalist in the International Technology Enabled Care (ITEC) Awards 2019, in the category of Individual TEC Leadership Award.
Read more about the ITEC Awards and PPP Taking Care's entry.


PPP Taking Care Become a Member of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance

Dementia Alliance

20th August 2019

We are delighted to be working with the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance as we take another step towards being recognised as a ‘Dementia-Friendly’ organisation.
Read how we're working with the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance.


We'll Be At The LGA Conference 2019

LGA Conference 2019

18th June 2019

We’re heading to the LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition in Bournemouth to support local authorities with their telecare worries. The LGA conference is the biggest event in the local government calendar, attracting over 1,400 delegates and 130 speakers.
Read about the LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition and what we'll be doing there.


How Your Personal Alarm Service Works

How personal alarms work

5th May 2019

When you press the emergency button on your personal alarm, it quickly calls one of our monitoring centres in the UK.
Learn more about how your personal alarm service works and what happens in an emergency.


Our New Head Office Will Help Us Provide an Even Better Service

New head office in Exeter Devon

4th April 2019

With more than 1,000 new customers signing-up each month, PPP Taking Care is growing quickly. To help support our plans, we’ve recently moved to a new Head Office in Exeter, Devon.
Read more about our new Head Office in Exeter


New Research Reveals The Importance of the Right Elderly Care

Elderly care research

26th March 2019

An independent study published by the Live-in Care Hub, a non-profit organisation, in partnership with the Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU), a leading social care research group, shows elderly people experience better health and well-being staying at home, rather than moving to a care home.
Read more about the Better At Home 2019 report


PPP Taking Care at Dementia 2020 - Roadmap to Delivery

Dementia 2020 event

25th March 2019

PPP Taking Care are delighted to be hosting a workshop at the Dementia 2020 event, entitled ‘How technology can support earlier diagnosis of dementia and the management of those living with dementia’. Find out more about the event and how to attend the workshop.
Dementia 2020 - Roadmap to Delivery


Fall Prevention – Tips to Prevent Falls

Tips to prevent falls

1st February 2019

People over 65 are at greatest risk of falling according to guidance from Public Health England. Falls are a serious health issue and some older people never fully recover. The good news is that many falls are preventable with some forethought and the right measures in place.
Tips to prevent falls




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