Contract awarded for Phone licenses for careline
THE announcement that Cancer Careline
is to close on December 17 due to a cut in their funding is a damning indictment of Caerphilly County Borough Council and the Aneurin Bevan Health Board, which has refused to help find the PS72k a year needed to maintain the charity.
He had used his Careline
buzzer to raise the alarm, but it was not returned to him when he got home the same day, leaving him with no lifeline.
Lifestyles, which operates 10 facilities across the region, is looking to add nursing staff to its ranks through a recruitment drive, which will take its total number of employees to over 1,000 by the end of next year.
Diabetes UK has a Careline
for people who have any questions, including fasting during Ramadan, so please feel free to get in touch on 0845 120 2960 or log on to www.
USEFUL NUMBERS Liverpool Direct 0151 233 3000 Knowsley council 0151 443 4031 Sefton council 0845 140 0845 St Helens council 01744 456789 Wirral council 0151 606 2000 Gas emergency 0800 111 999 Electric emergency 0845 272 7999 United Utilities 0845 746 2200 Careline
- children 0151 233 3700 Careline
- adults 0151 233 3800 NHS Direct 111 Citizen's Advice 0844 8487700 LATE NIGHT CHEMIST Southport 01704 307547 Aintree 0151 520 4410 Bootle 0151 955 4120 Huyton 0151 449 4613 Prescot 0151 426 8155 Kirkby TRAFFIC & TRAVEL NEW CHESTER ROAD, ROCK FERRY, BETWEEN A41 ROCK FERRY BYPASS AND ST PAULS ROAD Southbound road closure - gas mains works until today.
RECENTLY due to ill health our mother was admitted into hospital Like many people living alone she was fortunate to have the use of Conwy Careline
, who, when she needed help contacted the ambulance service and family members.
The Telecare24 Careline
service operates from its award winning call centre in Hampshire, handling over 1 million calls every year.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has appointed Careline
Services, in partnership with the Business and Enterprise Group, to provide its new Business Link helpline.
A spokeswoman of Careline
Homecare said: "Careline
is happy with the level of care and met all contractual requirements with regards to the contract with Newcastle Social Services, as now outlined in the safeguarding report released today.
Birmingham City Council has sent out forms to users of Careline
which includes a question asking them if they are gay, straight or bisexual.
WHEN my mother became unwell, the installation of a very basic Careline
"panic button" system was arranged via Coventry City Council.