It's time for the care sector to start thinking 'technology' smart. Not just for the protection and safeguarding of our most vulnerable but for the professionals who value their reputation as good, conscientious led Care Providers. Our most vulnerable and their carers deserve no lessJayne Connery
Chiltern and South Bucks District Council SAFE PLACE SCHEME has called on Care Campaign for the Vulnerable to add our support to the initiative for those who are vulnerable in the community to get help if out and about and feeling scared, lost or confused.
Jayne Connery met with Joanne Fowler, Active Community Officer and Eve Chason, Community Safety Officer who are leading the scheme and chatted over how those who are vulnerable should be supported by the community.
The SAFE PLACE scheme provides suitable venues such as local shops and restaurants where they can go and a telephone call can be made to a person they trust - who will either come to help them or just advise them about what they need to do.
The scheme provides reassurance to vulnerable people and to their families and carers as well as helping vulnerable people live independently Care Campaign for the Vulnerable is proud to support and promote the SAFE PLACE scheme and the website for further information is
If you would like to join or require further information please contact Chiltetn District Council and South Bucks District Council Community Safety on 01494 586535 or e mail email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
British Actress Aimi Macdonald is Care Campaign for the Vulnerable Ambassador - raising public awareness for better, safer, transparent care within the care sector.
I am delighted to be invited as a Ambassador to assist in this wonderful campaign instigated by Jayne Connery regarding CCTV security in care homes throughout the UK. This, I feel, will benefit carers, staff, residents and their families in the event of any dispute. As a relative of someone suffering with Alzheimers disease I have been involved with care homes over the last ten years and I feel the knowledge I have can contribute to this very important initiative
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It's time for the care sector to start thinking 'technology' smart. Not just for the protection and safeguarding of our most vulnerable but for the professionals who value their reputation as good, conscientious led Care Providers. Our most vulnerable and their carers deserve no lessJayne Connery, Founder Care Campaign for the Vulnerable
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"The evidence from Providers who have installed CCTV seems to me to merit careful attention and to be quite persuasive"
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