Strokes

Strokes

“the SOS button saved me from a blood clot progressing to a stoke”  Facts and figures about stroke Stroke kills more women than breast cancer and more men than prostate cancer. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2014. Australia’s Health 2014. The FAST...
Emergency Call Systems

Emergency Call Systems

An emergency call system is a device which can be used to call for assistance when a person is in an emergency situation which leaves them unable to access a telephone. The emergency call system will work by pressing a button that is worn by the person i.e. a pendant...
Aged Care Services

Aged Care Services

Aged care services support older people in many different ways. Older people or their carers can apply for government-subsidised services such as ‘home support’ or ‘home care packages’. Types of aged care The two main choices for older people are to: stay in their...