There’s information about caring for people with dementia on the healthtalk.org website.
You can also use our Care and Support in Cornwall website to find out about a wide range of other support in Cornwall, from memory cafés and social groups to specialist dementia training and support groups for carers.
Staying independent at home
Whether needing help when feeling unwell, assistance after a fall or a lifesaving intervention – you can set your mind at rest that you or your loved ones are protected every minute of the day.
Do you or your loved one / friend have:
- general frailty
- chronic illness
- issues with moving around
- trouble with tiring easily
- difficulty detecting risks such as fire or carbon monoxide, etc
Alfi could be for you
Sometimes called Lifeline or button alarm, Alfi (Assisted Living for Independence) is a Cornwall Council service with 24/7 monitoring from a locally based monitoring centre.
Most issues can be resolved online, it's the quickest and most convenient way to get help.