If you would like to request a Free Fire Safety Check please contact the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service on 0800 0731 999 (or text 61611) and ask for the Community Fire Safety Department. More information is also available via their webiste www.firescotland.gov.uk. If you say that you are calling to 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. Fife Community Alarms and Telecare service may also be able to offer you further advice regarding your fire safety, Tel: 01383 441177.
Fife Direct for People with Disabilities aims to generally assist and support people with disabilities within Fife and to encourage their active involvement in promoting and understanding of disability issues, through disability awareness and equality training. Contact Social Work Enquiries on 01383 441177 or visit www.fifedirect.org.uk. You could qualify for concessionary travel such as a Myfife card for bus travel or for help managing your benefits further inforamtion is available at www.fifedirect.org.uk. For advice on careers the Fife Careers Centre is located on 157 Commercial Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 2NS and can be contacted via Tel: 01592 205472, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Text: 07781691391. Alternatively Fife Forum is a Fife based Agency concerned with the needs and aspirations of older people. For further information visit www.fifeforum.org.uk, call (01592) 643743, email email@example.com or write to Office 1-2, Fraser Buildings, Millie Street, Kirkcaldy, KY1 2NL.
Lifeline 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 lifeline service is to obtain help for an elderly or disabled person when an emergency arises. The 'Lifeline' 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 Warden Service. For more information please contact 0800 999 0400 Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively the Fife Falls Response Team can be contacted by pressing Community Alarm, via your GP or NHS24 (Tel. 111). Encouraging the people of Fife to become more active, more often is the main priority of Fife Sports and Leisure Trust. This can be achieved by participating in health related partnerships as a means of improving health and reducing falls. Groups such as: Walking, Move More Fife, Active Options 2 and Disability sports Fife. For further information visit www.fifeleisure.org.uk. A community alarm service is also available and further information is available at www.fifedirect.org.uk.
You have answered that you have let someone into your home and then regretted letting them in but have not told anyone about this. Individuals can be at risk from strangers or from people they know. These may be relatives, friends, neighbours or paid carers. Please do not ignore your concerns. Contact Fife direct Scams for advice and assistance via www.fifedirect.org.uk.
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