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Sunderland Council

With BlackBerry smartphones and TrackaPhone we're able to help re-integrate digitally and socially excluded members of the community at a very reasonablecost using an incredibly secure, reliable and easy to use device.
Ray Sherrington Digital Challenge Project Manager, Sunderland City Council
  • Industry: Government and Public Sector
  • Region: EMEA
  • Company Size: Medium
  • Solution: BlackBerry® solution
Full Story


  • Needed a mobile solution that would increase the independence and freedom of highly vulnerable children and provide parents with the ability to track the child’s location
  • Needed a cost effective, off-the-shelf-device that would be as easy to use as a mobile phone


  • BlackBerry® solution
  • BlackBerry® smartphones
  • BlackBerry® Alliance Program
  • Alert Client from TrackaPhone™


  • Improved social inclusion for dependent children
  • Accurate GPS tracking of at-risk children
  • Increased mobility for family members
  • Provide peace of mind
  • Secure solution with strict consent processes