Home safety service

Home safety service

What does it do?

We aim to:

  • prevent and reduce accidents in the home 
  • advise on preventing falls 
  • arrange minor repairs and adaptations 
  • fit grab and hand rails 
  • create half steps 
  • fit additional stair rails 
  • secure trailing cables 
  • secure loose carpets
  • fit smoke alarms
  • signpost to other services
  • our case worker or handyperson will carry out a free comprehensive safety check. This includes a room-by-room survey to identify risks like a lack of stair rails, trailing wires and loose mats. We’ll tell you how you can improve the safety of your home.

Who it is for?

This scheme is available to you if you’re aged 55 or above, or if you have a disability.

Where it is available?

Local service (Rugby).

What it costs:

Our initial advice is always free. Contact us for more details.

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above.


Info last updated:

Rugby Borough Council, The Retreat, Newbold Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 2LN