If you would like to request a Free Fire Safety Check please contact the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue on 0114 253 2314, or you can email email@example.com or text FREE to 87023. If you say that you are calling o request a fire safety check they will arrange this for you. The length of time that you wait for this service will depend on the demand that the fire service have at the time. There is no charge made for this service at the current time and they will fit smoke alarms free of charge where required.
Headway is an Association for People with Disabilities. They aim to generally assist and support people with disabilities within Rotherham and to encourage their active involvement in promoting and understanding of disability issues, through disability awareness and equality training. Contact Headway by phone on 01709 581828, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit [whttp://headwayrotherham.weebly.com/.
You may be entitled to a grant from your local council if you are disabled and changes are needed to your home to enable you to continue living there. The grant can be used for types of work including: widening doors and installing ramps, adapting heating systems and lighting controls, and improving access to rooms and facilities. An Occupational Therapist will assess your circumstances and suggest the adaptations required. You can obtain an application form from the housing or environmental health department of your local council. Please note it is important that you apply for the grant BEFORE you begin any work. The maximum grant amount payable in England is £30,000 and this may be paid in installments or as a full payment when the work has been completed. More information about this grant can be found at www.gov.uk, under ‘Benefits’ > ‘Carers and disability benefits’.
Rothercare is a telephone based system which you can use to summon help, call assistance, or give you reassurance, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The main role of the rothercare service is to obtain help for an elderly or disabled person when an emergency arises. 'Rothercare ' is connected to our Control Centre and there is always a Control Operator on duty to respond immediately and this Operator is supported by a Mobile response Service. For more information please contact Rothercare 01709 336255
South Yorkshire Police Neighbourhood team for window stickers preventing unwanted callers. We would firstly recommend that you report the incident to South Yorkshire Police by calling them on 101. If you would like to know how technology can help you to feel safer in your home, items suchs as a Rothercare Alarm and bogus caller alert are available via Rothercare. For more information visit the following webpage: http://www.rotherham.gov.uk/info/200593/social_care_and_support/412/apply_for_a_community_alarm
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