Tips & Advice

Adapting to life as a senior citizen can be difficult – especially if you or your loved one wants to maintain independence. But doing so shouldn’t mean compromising on safety and support.

At SureSafe, we understand the unique challenges faced by elderly individuals and the importance of balancing both safety and independence. That’s why we’ve collated a selection of articles that offer valuable tips and advice on many different aspects of life, as well as some of the challenges you may face.

Read articles that highlight practical life tips and advice for the elderly about how to cope in various situations – and adapt to specific healthcare and lifestyle concerns. There’s also guides to different products to help you or your loved one make the right purchases for their requirements – not to mention gift guides for those all-important birthdays, Christmases and more.

Above all else, our advice for the elderly is all about offering support to senior citizens or those who are close to them, to help them live their best lives with confidence and security. Ageing comes with unique challenges – and our mission is to provide valuable insights and practical guidance to navigate through these hurdles successfully.

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Elderly Person on a Mobility Scooter
23 May 2024 Tips & Advice

Getting Vehicles for Disabled Seniors Through Motability

Did you know that Motability could help you get a powered wheelchair, a scooter or a vehicle? We explain how and who’s eligible.
Elderly Woman Using a Wheelchair
15 May 2024 Tips & Advice

Where to Get a Wheelchair – Borrow, Buy & Hire

Wheelchairs can make a huge difference for an older person’s sense of freedom and safety. We list ways to borrow, buy and hire wheelchairs.
Elderly Person Using Watch
06 May 2024 Tips & Advice

Choosing a Watch for the Visually Impaired

What types of speaking watch for the blind are available, and what are the benefits of each type? We explore all the details.
Elderly Man Getting Into Bed
01 May 2024 Tips & Advice

All About Hoists and Bed Transfer Devices for the Elderly

Hoists and bed transfer devices can make the process of getting in and out of bed easier and safer for seniors and their carers. We dive into all the details.
Elderly Man Using Mobile Phone
24 Apr 2024 Tips & Advice

What’s the Best Mobile Phone for Elderly People?

Older people may have different needs when it comes to mobile phones. We discuss the best phones and devices to help seniors keep in touch with loved ones.
Elderly Man and Young Woman Using a Laptop
17 Apr 2024 Tips & Advice

How to Claim Attendance Allowance

Who is eligible for this benefit, and how can you claim it? We dive into the ins and outs of Attendance Allowance.
Bathroom with Handrail
11 Mar 2024 Tips & Advice

Adapting Bathrooms for the Elderly: Wet Rooms, Walk-ins & More

How can you ensure a bathroom for the elderly is as safe and easy to use as possible? We describe steps ranging from simple changes to full remodels.
Elderly Woman in Armchair
21 Feb 2024 Tips & Advice

Pros and Cons of Recliner Chairs for Elderly People

Thinking of buying a riser chair or reclining chair for the elderly? We discuss types of reclining chairs and the pros and cons of using them.
Delivery Person Using Home Alarm
14 Feb 2024 Tips & Advice

Choosing the Best Home Alarm for Elderly People

We discuss some of the top elderly home alarm options and explore how home alarms can work together with other devices to keep older people safe.
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