Home Adult social care and health Help in your own home Equipment to help with dementia If you or someone you know is living with dementia, there are products available that act as reminders or alarms to help keep you safe and stay in your own home. You can get:calendar clocksmemo minders - eg to remind someone to take medication or put a chain on the doorlocating deviceslarge button mobile telephonesdoor and bed alarms - to alert a carer when someone opens the door or gets out of bedGetting the equipment to help youWe will talk with you, your family and your carer if you have one, to help us understand what you need. This is called an assessment.You can book an assessment with us to talk about and decide which equipment would be helpful.There may be a charge for equipment. Mats and sensors (known as bed alarms will send a signal to act as an alert when someone gets out of bed. You can get them from NRS healthcare.You can also find help and equipment from:Alzheimers Society – advice and help for people living with dementiaNRS Healthcare – dementia care equipment for everyday living Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.