Telecare is available to eligible HACC / CHSP clients who are living at home.
TELECARE is a free telephone service providing reassurance and social support.
Calls are made every weekday between 8.45 and 10.00am to Telecare clients, each receiving a friendly “Good Morning” call from our trained volunteers
If the client fails to answer the phone our coordinator will follow up to ensure that the person’s wellbeing is monitored
Confidentiality is ensured
Referral is as easy as a phone call to our volunteer coordinator on 035522 1402
Provides reassurance for the client and their family and friends that there is someone making contact each weekday.
Please note: Telecare does not operate on weekends or public holidays
For further information contact:
Portland District Health
Bentinck Street, Portland
Ph: 035522 1402