Who it is for: Useful message and reminder service for all who care for others.
Carers little helper was devised by two carers helping look after ageing parents, and who found it difficult to deliver as much help as was needed because of their own every day commitments. Both being involved with IT and the internet, they realised that new technology now existed to make it possible to create an internet based tool that allowed any member of our family to be able send messages to mums and dads at a date and time of their choosing.
Ethnic / cultural aspects: The service is available to everyone with access to a computer or telephone with internet access.
Where it is available:National service (England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales).
The carers little helper service is internet based so available to anyone anywhere.
What it costs:Its FREE to open an account and call credits are available in packages starting from £1.80. There are no ongoing subscription fee's and we are available from our contact us page if the frequently asked questions page doesn't provide the answer.
How to access or apply for it:
Please visit the website from the home page select step one to register an account then follow the on screen instructions.
What to expect then:
Once registered the account holder is allocated three FREE call credits to try the service, more call credits are available from the store page if the service can be helpful
Additional information:This service can be used in all sorts of ways to help communications with anyone who needs a reminder to ordinary everyday things.
Independent living, Carelines & Community Alarms, Health & wellbeing, Internet & computers
Info last updated:26/10/2011.