Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Olympus Care - Assistive Technology

​​​​​

Type of service:
Adulthood
Address:
Olympus House,Olympus Care Services Ltd,Northampton,NN3 8JH
Telephone number:
01604 366000
Service description:
At Olympus Care Services, we tailor our support to you and your individual needs. Our friendly team provide tailored equipment solutions to help you live safely and independently at home.

Our Assistive Technology (AT) Team supports individuals with:
- Epilepsy
- Hearing difficulties
- Sight impairment
- Forgetfulness
- Physical frailty and who are prone to falls.

Our team of professionals have and continue to make a huge impact on the lives of hundreds of people by:
- Helping customers to remain in their own homes instead of residential care
- Enabling customers to quickly contact someone in an emergency
- Ensuring visually impaired customers are able to move safely around their home
- Providing specialist equipment to alert customers with hearing impairments
- Providing reassurance to family and friends that a loved one is safe and well.

Making Life a Little Easier

Here are some of the ways that we can help:
- Installing a 24 hour emergency response solution such as a Lifeline unit
- Installing movement detectors and personal triggers such as the Canary Monitoring System
- Installing life-saving smoke and flood detectors to alert you in an emergency
- Fitting police and home insurance approved key safes
- Installing specialised alerts such as an amplified doorbell for individuals with hearing loss
- Helping you to learn daily life skills and to overcome mobility challenges
- Providing you with walking aids and helping you to apply for a guide dog
- Organising registration cards and specialist rehabilitation if you have a visual impairment

For additional support and reassurance around the clock, some of our safety products can also be connected to 24 hour specialist call centres.

Our Commitment to You

Our service continues beyond installation by providing regular maintenance checks. We also review your equipment from time to time, to make sure it continues to provide the most effective solution for you. If your requirements change in the future, we will discuss how we can best alter our support.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
18 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Disability
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
14/08/2017
Location map:

​Is this information incorrect?

If you are the provider of this service and your details are incorrect, please let us know by completing our online form.

If you need to register your service please fill out our online registration form.

Family Sports/picnic/bbq

Sport4Fitness CIC sport day for children with SEN/D and their families in Northampton

View on Facebook

Push2Podium - Tennis Foundation

If you have a physical disability & would like to play wheelchair tennis find out about Tennis Foundation #Push2Podium. Out closest free festival is i...

View on Facebook

Umbrella Fair Organisation - Home

The Umbrella Fair Organisation - UFO's Umbrella Fair is this weekend at Northampton's Racecourse. There's tons going on for kids including crafts, sto...

View on Facebook

Accessible beaches and beach wheelchairs in the UK

This Disability Horizons blog looks useful! 🌞

View on Facebook

Knuston Hall open day at the end of the month - looks great!

View on Facebook

These Screen Northants workshops start on Monday! Help to create a film!

View on Facebook
29/06/2017 07:38
A short report of the latest Summer Sendsation
20/03/2017 13:21
some of the events we have been to and are planning for 2017, including 2020 and Summer Sendsation
21/12/2016 11:37
An opportunity to look back at the last year on the Local Offer
22/09/2016 10:07
This article was sent to us for our SNIX magazine about the secret joys of having a baby with Downs.