Home Improvement Agency Service

What does it do?

Care and Repair in Powys is an independent housing advice agency, established in 1988, which aims to advise and support older or disabled people who need repairs, improvements or adaptations carried out to their homes.

What will it cost?
The advisory services of Care and Repair in Powys are free. The Agency itself is funded by The Welsh Assembly Government via Care and Repair Cymru, Mid Wales Housing and Powys County Council.

What can we do for you? One of our agency workers can visit you at home to discuss what repairs you would like done. If you decide you would like work carried out, then we can:
Discuss and advise on how to pay for the work.
Help with form filling for grants, loans, benefit claims etc.
Arrange for any necessary surveys to be done.Help choose a builder.
Liaise with grants department, Social Services and other agencies, as necessary.
Monitor repair work whilst builders are on site.
Ensure that you are satisfied with the work before payment is made.

RememberCare and Repair in Powys offers free advice to older or disabled people on all aspects of home repairs and improvements.We are independent and completely non-profit making.You will have control over all the decisions that are made about any work which needs to be done to your home.The aim of our scheme is to help keep older and disabled people in warmth, comfort and security.

Who it is for?

Older and disabled people.

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Info last updated:

10/02/2012
Provider
Arvon House, Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, LD1 5DP