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GreatCall is the leader in connected health for active aging, and is known for designing products and services for an underserved, but rapidly growing, aging population. With health and safety solutions for older adults and their family caregivers, GreatCall’s innovative suite of easy-to-use mobile products and award-winning approach to customer care helps aging consumers live more independent lives.

The award-winning Jitterbug phones provide simple, easy-to-use cell phones for seniors or anyone seeking simplicity. Lively Mobile with 5Star Service provides a waterproof mobile medical alert system families can use in any safety, security or urgent situation to quickly reach trained agents. Also, GreatCall’s range of medical apps provide medical management support and personal safety right on most mobile devices.

At GreatCall, our employees are the adult children, wives, spouses, daughters- and sons-in-law, relatives, friends, and neighbors who are touched by the same issues you are. We started Currents to reach the caregiving community – sharing advice, service updates, and new developments in mobile health and safety solutions for active aging.