Interior Health Lifeline is a non-profit program assisting individuals maintain their independence and remain safe.
The program provides an emergency response and personal medication dispensers to residents living in the Shuswap and North, Central and South Okanagan areas.
The HomeSafe buttons provides an emergency response at home. The regular-style button must be pressed, while an auto-alert style button can detect most falls from a standing position.
The GoSafe and On the Go auto-alert buttons provides an emergency response anywhere in Canada. Worn as a neck or wrist style help button, you or your loved one will be able to summon help in an emergency, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The Personal Medication Dispenser can hold up to 28 doses of medication. The dispenser supports individuals to take the right medication at the right time with audio and visual cues. The service automatically alerts a caregiver within 30 minutes of a missed dose.
To refer a client to Lifeline, download and fax the referral form: