Carers

Keep those that you care for safer at home

Carers, whether professional or family members, can play vital roles in the drive to reduce distraction crime against vulnerable older people. As a carer, do you know what you should be looking for on your regular care visits, to help keep the person you care for from becoming a victim of unscrupulous bogus callers or rogue traders?

There are some basic guidelines of observation and reporting that will help to deter the visits of unwanted callers. There are also effective practices that people should always adopt when an unexpected caller visits.

View the Care Directions Advice Leaflet from the Home Office