Local Carer Solutions

Designed to provide alerts to local on-site carers, family members or friends

Local Care

For those that have the benefit of a local, on-site network of care, there may be no requirement for a fully monitored alarm service. On these occasions, a local receiver unit can be connected to a variety of telecare sensors and sent through to a local responder.

Designed to notify an on-site local carer of a telecare device being activated.

Altec Response Portable Alarm Unit


The Altec Response portable alarm unit provides a cost effective solution for the local care environment. Used with the Altec range of Telecare Sensors, the portable receiver unit will alert a local carer to a triggered Telecare device without the need for a telephone line or control centre intervention.


  • Part No. ZAR100
  • Visual and audible indication of alarm
  • Speech message identifies the alarm type & location
  • Volume control plus mute facility
  • Integral 9V PP3 rechargeable battery
  • Low battery warning
  • Supplied with plug-in mains charger
  • Compatible with Tynetec 169MHz Telecare sensors
  • Typical radio range: 100 metres
  • Up to 32 radio devices
  • 57 device location messages (BS8521)
  • Capacity for up to 12 new radio devices
  • Free text field (16 chars) for new each radio device
  • Simple set-up via English text display menus
  • Multiple alarms can be scrolled/cleared in any order
  • Alarm log for last 128 events
  • Relay output with programmable activation time