The main manufacturers of telecare equipment for sale in Ireland and the UK, are companies such as TeleAlarm, Bosch, Chubb, Tynetec and Tunstall. These companies sell telecare equipment all over the world. Your local telecare/monitoring company will then supply and monitor the telecare equipment, usually from their own 24/7 monitoring centre. If you do not recognise the make of telecare alarm which you are purchasing from your telecare/monitoring company, always do some research first to check that the equipment complies with an approved quality standard.
1. How to buy telecare equipment online
To purchase your telecare equipment and 24/7 monitoring online you can visit TASK Community Care’s online store. TASK provides quality equipment from various reputable manufacturers, including Bosch and TeleAlarm. They supply a wide range of telecare equipment. Your alarm will be posted out if you chose to purchase your pendant alarm online and full installation instructions will be included.
Your telecare alarm from TASK’s online store will include pendant/wristband, two-way speech unit & 24/7 monitoring for one year, unless otherwise stated. If you don’t have a home phone-line, make sure you order a GSM telecare alarm. If you are unsure which type of telecare alarm is most suitable or need more details first, you can contact TASK during office hours (Mon-Fri 9am – 5pm). They will talk you through your options. Contact their Head Office in County Meath on 01 843 5889 or their Belfast office in the Northern Ireland Science Park on 0845 304 5535.
TASK’s yearly monitoring fee is €66 (£52 UK) for 24/7 monitoring. They have some of the best call response times in the industry with 97% of their calls answered by trained operators within 20 seconds
2. How to buy telecare equipment with installation included
If you prefer to have the telecare equipment installed for you in your home, TASK’s trained staff carry out free installations throughout the Island of Ireland. Just give them a call to arrange a suitable day for your telecare equipment installation. When the installer arrives they will carry out a test call on your telecare unit. They will also ask you to complete a form, detailing some basic information, including the names of your nominated key-holders. You won’t need to pay anything until after your unit is installed. You will then be invoiced a one off charge for the equipment plus a yearly monitoring fee of only €66 (£52 UK Customers).
You can order telecare equipment by contacting TASK’s Head Office in County Meath on 01 843 5889 or their Belfast office in the Northern Ireland Science Park on 0845 304 5535.
About Telecare Equipment & 24/7 Monitoring Company TASK Community Care
TASK are Ireland’s longest established telecare company. They have tens of thousands of customers throughout Ireland and the UK and have been operating for over twenty years in Ireland. TASK have offices in County Meath and Belfast. Orders can be placed by customers in Ireland, the UK or worldwide. Monitoring can also be carried out for both Irish and UK customers. European or Worldwide customers should contact TASK to ask for options for other countries. TASK have a 24 hr technical support line for help with technical issues or for help with installing your telecare equipment if ordered online. TASK’s customers include The Health Service Executive, An Garda Síochána, Dublin City Council and many others. They are an approved supplier under the Irish governments Seniors Alert Scheme. They are also on the government’s approved list of 24/7 telecare monitoring providers. TASK opened their Belfast office in 2010 in the Northern Ireland Science Park. TASK Community Care is a division of TASK Ltd which was established in 1974 in Dublin, Ireland. TASK can be contacted directly during office hours with any enquiries, including about 24/7 monitoring or purchase of your telecare equipment.