Argenti care technology
Argenti care technology, sometimes known as Telecare, is the use of sensors, mobile devices, alarms on a person or in their home to keep someone safe and independent for longer.
Become more confident inside and outside your home
- increases your independence and confidence
- assures family, friends and carers that their loved ones are safe when they cannot be there themselves
- supports carers as they look after others
- sends help quickly when it's needed, whether alerting family and friends or even emergency services
How do I access Argenti care technology?
You can choose to pay for the service. It costs from as little as £19.99 (excludes VAT) per month. For more information, contact Argenti on 0345 460 8000 or use Argent website.
Alternatively, we may be able to support you if you're eligible for social care funding. To find out more, contact Social Care Direct on 020 8359 5000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Inside the home
Care technology includes the sensors that can be worn or installed in your home. They can detect movement including:
- gas leaks
- flooding from over running baths and sinks
- reminders to prompt you to take scheduled medication
- alerting us if you leave your front door open
Outside the home
If you choose to have one of our simplified mobile phones, we can easily locate you outside of the home if you become lost or need help.
Sign up to a service that is tailored for you
A Telecare Advisor can arrange an obligation free demonstration in the comfort of your own home. The Telecare Advisors take time to fully understand your needs and match the service to suit you.
You and your loved ones are shown how to use the equipment during the same visit. If you prefer, you can arrange a separate installation visit at a later date.
Argenti product catalogue
When a Telecare Advisor visits your home to to carry out an assessment and demonstrate Argenti Telecare, they will ask you a number of questions about your health, mobility and social circumstances.
Based on your responses they may suggest additional sensors and products but there is no obligation or pressure to opt for these.
Additional cost will be explained fully prior to any decision being made and any equipment being installed.