Home Improvement Agency Service

Advice on home improvements to help you live independently

What does it do?

Our service is confidential and free of charge.

What we will do:

- Visit you to discuss what is required in terms of any adaptations and/or repairs to your home and offer advice
- Give you an idea of the costs involved
- Help you find suitable contractors to do the work
- Advise on any grants or charitable funding that might be available and assist you to complete the paperwork
- Provide advice and support throughout the work, including liaising with the contractor and others
- Direct you to other sources of help, if required

How can Care & Repair assist?

We can:
- Visit you to discuss and offer advice on repairs and maintenance to your home
- Help you find suitable contractors to do the work
- Provide advice and support throughout the work, including liaising with the contractor and others
- Direct you to other sources of help, if needed

We are not able to fund or carry out actual works ourselves

Who it is for?

Care & Repair East Lothian offers a service to older and disabled people who are home owners or private tenants who need help and advice on financing and carrying out housing improvements, repairs and maintenance and/or adaptations such as wet floor showers, stairlifts and ramps.

What it costs:

We offer a free and confidential service if you need advice and/or help in carrying out repairs and maintenance to your home.

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

06/10/2017
Provider

East Lothian Care and Repair

East Lothian Housing Association, 18-20 Market Street, Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3JL