Handyperson service

What does it do?

We carry out a range of small household repairs and minor adaptations such as:

  • Fitting window and door locks and other security items
  • Fitting smoke detectors and carrying out fire safety checks
  • Changing light bulbs and replacing small electrical fittings
  • Replacing tap washers and carrying out minor plumbing works
  • Fitting grabrails and handrails
  • Fitting keysafes and intercoms
  • Constructing steps and ramps to enable easy access
  • Draughtproofing windows and doors
  • Fitting phone extensions
  • Carrying out minor repairs to gates and fences

Who it is for?

People who have served in the forces for at least 7 days or are dependants of someone who has served: this includes widows and widowers.

Where it is available?

Local service (Milton Keynes).

What it costs:

The Handyperson Service is free to people of all ages who satisfy the criteria of The Royal British Legion.  From 1st April 2010 this means you must be receiving a means tested benefit.

How to access or apply for it:

For help or more information about the Handyperson Service please contact us on 01908 557 885.


Info last updated:

The Peartree Centre, 1 Chadds Lane, Peartree Bridge, Milton Keynes, MK6 3EB