GMFRS wants everyone in Greater Manchester to be safe from fire at home and know how to escape safely if a fire starts. We have learnt that visiting people in their own homes to make sure they have working smoke detection and a good level of fire safety awareness prevents fires and saves lives.
To keep our communities safe we offerfree Safe and Well visits across Greater Manchester.
ASafe and Well visitis a home visit, at a convenient time for you, carried out by trained GMFRS staff. During the visit we will:
ask a series of fire risk assessment questions about your home environment, your health and abilities, and your daily activities
check each room of your property to identify anyfire hazards
check that you have at least one workingsmoke alarmon each level of your home
fit FREE ten-year smoke alarms as appropriate
provide you with fire safety advice and show you how to test your smoke alarms
work with you to agree a fire-safe bedtime routine
work with you to provide anescape planfor you and your family, so that you can escape safely if a fire starts
provide advice, or link you into organisations that can help you, if you need support with other issues such as health, wellbeing or crime prevention
So what are you waiting for?
How do I book a Safe and Well visit?
Booking a visit couldn't be easier. Simply call 0800 555 815