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Use Like a Mobile: Two-way Calling

Using the GPS Tracker for Phonecalls – The Two-Way Calling Feature Our Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker also functions like a small mobile phone. It has a small speaker and microphone, enabling two-way calling. You can call the GPS tracker, and the person carrying it can also call you. This can be hugely useful in helping with a search, offering reassurance, …

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12 Features for Dementia Tracking

The Perfect GPS Tracker for Dementia and Wanderers Our unique dementia tracker has been specially designed with dementia sufferers in mind, useful for any elderly people who might be at risk of wandering and becoming lost. Here are some features you’ll find useful as a carer: Get instant, real-time locations via text or appThe wearer doesn’t need to do anything – …

Why Good Customer Service is so Important for Dementia Trackers

Why Good Customer Service is so Important for Dementia Trackers When buying a GPS tracker for dementia, it’s not just the dementia tracker itself – or the necessary SIM card – that you’ll need. You’ll also need good quality information, to not only know how to use the device, but how to really make the most of it. Not only …

Using Geo-Fencing for a GPS Tracker for Dementia – An Example

Using Geo-Fencing for a GPS Tracker for Dementia – An Example How does geo-fencing work on a GPS Tracker for Dementia? Geo-fencing is where you set a radius (say of 100 meters) on your GPS Tracker for dementia. Then, if the wearer walks beyond that distance, you’ll receive an instant text-message notification to let you know. This is incredibly useful …

What Do I Need To Use A GPS Tracker for Dementia?

“What Do I Need To Use a GPS Tracker For Dementia?” You only need a mobile phone to use our GPS Tracker for Dementia Our GPS Dementia Tracker has been designed with simplicity in mind, to make it as easy as possibly for elderly people to use. All you really need is a mobile phone with internet, which enables you to …

Wandering from Dementia

Wandering From Dementia It can be terrifying when a loved one first starts wandering from Dementia. They might just go for a walk, not come for hours, and then be found even later still after a search. Typically this can involve family members, neighbours or friends, and frequently the police too. Wandering from Dementia is unfortunately a situation that a …

GPS Tracker Watches for Dementia

GPS Tracker Watches for Dementia – The Issues If you’re looking for a GPS Tracker Watch for Dementia it will likely be because your loved one with dementia is used to wearing a watch, and wouldn’t like the idea of some new gadget. They might not remember to wear a pendant style GPS Dementia Tracker, carry something in their pocket …

Tracking someone with Dementia – Using Geo-fencing

Tracking Someone With Dementia – Using Geo-fencing Geo-fencing is a popular and life-saving feature when tracking someone with dementia. It’s something that a few different dementia trackers and elderly trackers have, but they tend to work in different ways. Here I’ll go into a little more depth about our Stray Star Dementia Tracker. With a simple text command, you can …

GPS Tracker Shop

GPS Tracker Shop All products are sent from UK, and will be with you between 1 and 5 days depending on your delivery option. You can pay by Debit/Credit Card, Paypal or online banking. Your payment is 100% SSL secure. You will receive emails for your order confirmation, and when your order is dispatched – then nothing else from us …

GPS Tracker – No Subscription

GPS Tracker – No Subscriptions – With Free SIM Card, free online tracking GPS Tracker, No Subscriptions. Don’t get trapped by deals which look cheap to begin with, but then lock you into: Monthly rentals Subscriptions Expensive SIM costs Having to re-purchase because the GPS Tracker and/or firmware was dodgy. Our GPS Tracker No Subscriptions deal gives you the best of …

GPS Trackers: The Basics Explained

GPS Trackers: Everything you Need to Know Buying a GPS Tracker might seem daunting if you’re new to the idea – you’re investing in safety, so will want to feel reassured. Here we outline the basics of what’s involved, and don’t worry – it’s simpler than it first looks. If you need to go into any further detail about a …

GPS Tracking Devices For People

GPS Tracking Devices for PeopleWe specialise in personal GPS Trackers – GPS tracking devices for people who may be vulnerable or at risk of wandering. Our Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker is terrific, and specifically designed with a host of features and benefits for tracking people. I purchased a Stray Star GPS Tracker for my Mother who has dementia. Really …

Discrete GPS Trackers

Discrete GPS Trackers Discrete GPS Trackers are incredibly useful – here you’ll learn various ways in which our discrete GPS Trackers are used.  Discrete GPS Trackers are commonly used as dementia trackers or  elderly trackers – small, waterproof and tamperproof and discrete devices for tracking loved ones. Discrete GPS Trackers aren’t going to beep, flash and or vibrate every time you need to …

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Uses for Our GPS Tracking Devices

Uses for GPS Tracking Devices Our Stray Star dementia tracker has a wide range of uses. As well as offering instant map locations by text, it also has a number of built-in features such as two-way calling, motion detection and location/speed based alerts. This makes it incredibly versatile for a range of situations. If you’re new to GPS Trackers, you …

Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker

Stray Star GPS Tracker Our Trusted, Flexible Dementia Tracker “It’s a fantastic bit of kit – we are so pleased.”Janine Stray Star GPS Tracker Our Trusted, Flexible Dementia Tracker “It’s a fantastic bit of kit – we are so pleased.”Janine Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker “It’s a fantastic bit of kit – we are so pleased.”Janine Our GPS dementia Tracker …

GPS Trackers Dementia: Overcoming Resistance

GPS Trackers Dementia: Overcoming Resistance GPS Trackers Dementia can offer a challenge in persuading the person to wear or carry it.There are normally two main reasons for this:They may not remember to carry itOur Stray Star GPS Trackers Dementia come with a lanyard cable for wearing as a pendant, but can also be used as a key-fob, or carried in the optional …

Challenges of Caring for Someone With Dementia

The Challenges of Caring for Someone With Dementia or Alzheimer’s Here we look at some of the more personal aspects of caring for a person with dementia, from a carer’s point of view.Dementia describes the range of symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by certain diseases and conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease, vascular disease and multiple sclerosis.About 850,000 people …

Dementia Tracker: Getting the Support of Care Homes

Dementia Tracker: Getting The Support of Care Workers If you buy a GPS Dementia Tracker for a loved one who is looked after in a care home, you’ll want to ensure that the staff are on-board and know what to do. It helps when things are simple Care and support workers can be incredibly busy, with many other things to remember as …

Alzheimer’s Research Update 19/02/18

Alzheimer’s Research Update 19/02/18 As an aside from GPS Trackers for dementia and Alzheimer’s, here you will find some of the more notable bits of news to emerge from Alzheimer’s research. The links take you to the original articles, in a new tab. 12/02/18 – Arthritis drugs could halve the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, study suggests Drugs used to treat …

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Dementia Trackers

Ensuring GPS Trackers are used properly with Dementia Patients This page goes into further detail about using GPS Trackers with dementia patients. For a broader outline about dementia tracking, please see our main page about gps trackers for dementia. For a basic outline about how our Stray Star GPS Tracker works, please see our guide GPS Trackers: Everything You Need …

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Elderly Trackers

GPS Trackers to Help Safeguard the Elderly Everyone’s situation is different. You might have a partner who has recently started wandering, one of the early signs of dementia, and need to ensure their safety (as well as your own peace of mind). You might have a parent who lives alone, and would like to keep tabs on their whereabouts and …

GPS Car Tracker

Magnetic GPS Car Tracker ✔ Track via Text, Online or App ✔ Battery can last half a year ✔ Powerful magnet ✔ Fully waterproof Our Magnetic GPS Car Tracker won’t let you down. It’s wireless (doesn’t require fiddly installation) and has up to six months battery life – offering quick locations by text whenever you need them. It’s easy to attach …

Charging Cradle

Charging Cradle (for the Stray Star GPS Tracker) The Charging Cradle makes life a little easier when charging your Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker. The Charging Cradle though offers an easier alternative to the magnetic charging lead suppplied with the Tracker. With the cradle, the device can instead be dropped in to start charging, and removed just as easily. Some …

Carry Pouch

Carry Pouch (for the Stray Star GPS Tracker) Our velcro pouch has been specially designed for the Stray Star GPS Tracker, and gives a super-snug fit. It can be purchased as an add-on at the Shopping Cart stage, or via this page below. Made of neoprene, it offers a durable and convenient way to give much more flexibility to how the device …

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Fall Detectors

Fall Detectors for Risk of Falling or Stroke It’s the kind of thing that people don’t tend to worry about until it happens, but suffering an accidental fall poses a serious risk which increases with age. In 2019, a survey showed that falling had become the primary concern for 4.3million people in the UK (source: AgeUK). It’s a rational concern …

Friendly Help and Aftercare

Customer Service and Aftercare Quick, helpful responses to Queries Even with a great product, you may have specific needs, concerns, or issues that arise. If our customer-only troubleshooting guides or information pages don’t solve your issue, then get in touch. Expert knowledge of our product This is something you won’t find elsewhere. Our Stray Star GPS Tracker has a unique …

GPS Trackers for Children

GPS Trackers For Children There are four main scenarios where a GPS Tracker is hugely helpful in safeguarding children: The child has autism and/or ADHD and may be at risk of running away or becoming lost The child may suffer from anxiety or be at risk of panic attacks The risk of abduction or kidnap General safeguarding if for example …

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions & General Enquiries If you have a question which you can’t find answered on the site, or would like to provide any feedback or testimonials, please use the contact form below this FAQ section.  We placed it down there in the hope that you might find your answer along the way! Questions About Specific GPS Trackers The following …

Information

GPS Trackers – Further Details & Information If thinking of buying a GPS Tracker to track someone at risk of becoming lost, you’ll naturally have a lot of good questions about how they work and what’s involved. Please click on any page below for user-friendly information. GPS Trackers: The Basics ExplainedSeptember 18, 2018Stray Star GPS Dementia TrackerMarch 1, 2018Friendly Help and …

GPS Trackers for Vehicles

GPS Trackers for Vehicles The first thing that might jump to mind when considering tracking a vehicle is probably something unethical like a jealous partner tracking their spouse – in popular culture, this is typically how GPS Car Trackers are used. In real life though, the uses are far wider than that – as well as a lot more ethical. …

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See how GPS Locations work

GPS Tracker Locations: How they work on your mobile phone The GPS Tracker gives an accurate Google Map location via text message whenever you need one. This is how most carers use the devices – requesting locations when they need one, or receiving them automatically if the person wanders too far, presses the SOS button, or has a fall. They …

GPS Trackers for Travellers

GPS Trackers for Travellers & Hikers Tracking loved ones on travels If someone close to you is thinking of travelling or embarking on some serious hiking, you may feel reassured to know you can track their progress at all times. There are many reasons and benefits of taking a tracking device on a journey – for both the traveller and …

GPS Tags for Theft Prevention

GPS Trackers for Theft Protection In a single year across 2018-19, 150,000 cars, vans and motorcycles were reported stolen in the UK (source: FleetNews). Car theft reduced substantially soon after 2003 as a direct result of superior car security and modern technology. It’s steadily increased again in recent years though as thieves have found ways to side-step the various technological …

Easy to Set Up and Use

Setting Up Your GPS Tracker You can start receiving reply location texts to your mobile phone within minutes of receiving your GPS Tracker. It’s easy to get set up – we provide clear and concise step-by-step information so you can’t go wrong. But if you do get stuck, you’ll also have access to our super-useful online help portal, offering stacks …

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Ongoing Costs

The cheap-to-use GPS Tracker SIM The free pre-installed GPS Tracker SIM makes it easy to get going when you receive your GPS Tracker. The Tracker requires a SIM card because it functions like a small mobile phone – able to receive and send texts (e.g. locations) and allow for two-way calling. You’ll look after your SIM credit yourself by logging …

Share with Multiple Carers

Sharing Access with Carers and Family You may want to share access to the GPS Tracker with other siblings, parents, relatives, dementia carers, friends or neighbours – people who could quickly help in the event that the person with dementia goes wandering or has a fall. Our Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker has a unique firmware allowing for great flexibility. …

Learn about Alerts, e.g. SOS, Wandering

GPS Tracker Safety Alerts You can set up your Stray Star GPS Dementia Tracker to send automatic text alerts when certain things happen – allowing you to respond asap. You can also set it so that one carer receives SOS alerts, while another receives non-SOS alerts. Alerts can be enabled or disabled via a simple text message. Wandering Too FarOne …

Free Online GPS Tracking

Free Online GPS Tracking An optional, alternative tracking method – see your GPS Tracker’s location in real-time by logging into a website or app Most customers just use text-based tracking – allowing “when you want it” locations, as well as automatic alerts if the person wanders too far. But you can also set your GPS Tracker to upload its location …

3G GPS Tracker for Dementia – US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand

3G GPS Tracker for Dementia – US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand If… you want to track someone who is at risk of wandering, or has dementia or Alzheimer’s and you live in the US, Canada, Australia or New Zealand… then you will need a 3G GPS Tracker. Why? Because US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand have switched off their old …

Products – Stray Star GPS Tracker 3G

Stray Star 3G GPS Tracker “It’s a fantastic bit of kit – we are so pleased.”Janine The perfect 3G GPS Tracker for dementia, Alzheimer’s or anyone at risk of wandering. Our unique device offers peace of mind for family or carers, giving instant Google Map locations texts and a variety of alerts. You’ll also benefit from a user-friendly manual, excellent …

TK102 GPS Tracker from Ebay Should Be Avoided

Why You Should Avoid the TK102 Ebay version or TK102B Ebay sellers Just a friendly bit of experienced advice if you’re searching for a Dementia Tracker, and have landed on some of the cheaper options for TK102 Ebay. “Wow, that’s cheap! These other guys are charging the earth!”…you might think, as you turn a blind eye to all the spelling …

GPS Trackers for Elderly People

GPS Trackers for Elderly PeopleA real world example GPS Trackers for elderly people can be life-saving, but might seem like intimidating bits of technology to both the wearer and carer. So we try to keep things simple and are here to help – ensuring that customers make the most of our GPS Trackers for Elderly use. They’re great for reassurance …

Worldwide GPS Trackers

Worldwide GPS TrackersDo they exist? Worldwide GPS Trackers are increasingly in demand for those who travel a lot or may work abroad. Questions that are commonly asked regarding worldwide GPS trackers are: “Do worldwide GPS Trackers work in America?” “Will GPS Tracker work in Ireland?” “What is the radius that a worldwide GPS tracker works?” “Will this GPS Tracker work …

GPS Trackers for Bikes – Prevent Theft

GPS Trackers for BikesA bike gets stolen in Britain every minute. GPS Trackers for Bikes are a wise move – having spent anywhere from hundreds to many thousands on a nice new bike, the last thing you want is for some asshole to steal it. If Your Bike Was Stolen… You go to get your bike, and found it gone, …

Magnetic Car Trackers

Magnetic Car TrackerSticks Securely to a Vehicle Our Magnetic Car Tracker impresses with a handful of fantastic features: Long Battery Life – over a month Strong magnet – will be pulled from your hands Waterproof – leave on a car for weeks Free online tracking – no ongoing costs! Locate anytime via text Set up alerts for places or speeds! …

GPS Trackers for Cars

GPS Trackers for CarsDiscrete, Waterproof, 60 Day Battery Our GPS Trackers for cars are the best choice when it comes to vehicle tracking. Here you can learn about some of the alerts, and instant locations. Most GPS trackers for cars require complex wiring, professional installation, and cost a monthly subscription to be able to locate. Our GPS Trackers for Cars: …

UK GPS Tracker

UK GPS Tracker – High Quality With Great Customer Service Our UK GPS Tracker has something for every need – whether you are looking for dementia trackers, elderly trackers, trackers for children, or to track a car. Buying a GPS Tracker from our UK GPS Tracker Store ensures that you won’t be let down. Your UK GPS Tracker will be sent …

Mini GPS Tracker Won’t Let You Down

Our Mini GPS Tracker won’t let you down Our Mini GPS Tracker is also a popular dementia tracker and way ahead of the rest – it’s high quality, has enhanced features, and the longest battery life you’ll find for a Mini GPS Tracker. You can even listen in through a tiny microphone. Its one of the best discrete GPS Trackers, …