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Telecare and Telehealth Technology is there to support independence – lots of solutions to help with living at home with confidence, and managing health (self-care).
Steps and Stairs For people who struggle with stairs, there is an area dedicated to stairlifts, as well as other solutions such as stairclimbers and through-floor lifts. Just a single step or change in level can be a barrier for a wheelchair user, so we also have a range of access ramps, providing both permanent and portable access solutions.
Home Security (Door Entry) This section looks at various ways of keeping your home secure, whilst still enabling you to let visitors in. Advances in technology have made it possible to clearly view callers with a video door entry system, let them in remotely with an intercom and “key fob” opener. You can even arrange for authorised people to open your door by text message.
Safety in the Home More people are killed at home than on the roads, so it makes sense to look at the safety of your kitchen, bathroom, stairs. We have a selection of safety products, and lots of commonsense home safety tips.
These are the products you can find on the household pages:
Stairlifts, homelifts and stairclimbers – solutions for indoors and out
Household security – door entry systems to help keep intruders at bay
Safety in the home – gadgets to help
Ramps – for improving access in a wheelchair or scooter
Telecare & Telehealth technology solutions to support independence
You can read more about keeping safe at home in our advice section

Feefo Gold Service award for Companion

Feefo Gold for Companion

Mar 03, 2018

Companion’s service rated by genuine customers Leeds-based stairlift company Companion has won the Feefo Gold Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as […]

Warm Homes Fund

Warm Homes Fund

Jan 09, 2018

Money to tackle fuel poverty The Warm Homes Fund was set up by National Grid using part of the proceeds from the sale of the company’s majority stake in its […]

Fire safety – flashover

Home lifts and fire safety

Jul 14, 2017

Fire safety – Building Regs to be reviewed Unsurprisingly, following the appalling tragedy of Grenfell House, everyone involved with property – construction, refurbishment, maintenance – is looking anew at fire […]

Stannah Homelifts include the Salise

Stannah homelifts range

Growing demand for homelifts Stannah has announced that it is bringing together its range of homelifts into a suite of products for luxury, contemporary living. The move follows a surge […]

Active Seat on FreecurveStair Lift

Turn and Go with Active Seat

Turn and Go with Active Seat improves stairlift accessibility For people who have difficulty bending their legs or who are particularly tall, Companion Stairlifts can offer an optional Turn and […]

20,000 Customers for Companion

20,000 customers for Companion

Apr 24, 2017

Companion Stairlifts reaches 20,000 customers Established in 2003, Companion provides straight and curved stairlifts and assisted bathing solutions throughout the UK. In a highly competitive and established industry sector, Companion […]

Ergo Table with user

Ergo Table with tilting top

Ergo Table adjusts to suit different users Available from Height Adjustable Desks, the Ropox Ergo Table with tilting top is well-suited to families with a disabled child. Straightforward and easy […]