Maintaining your home

Maintaining your home

Having a warm and weatherproof home is an important part of staying well and maintaining your independence. If you feel your home is getting too much to cope with, there may be help for you to keep on top of the repairs and improve the insulation.

Contact:

  • 01253 651555 – Care and Repair may be able to help if you are over 60 and living in your own home or a private tenancy, or under 60, living in your own home and receiving Income Support/Employment Support Allowance AND Disability Living Allowance.
  • 01253 478375 – Safe and Secure Directory provides information on local traders who have been vetted by Trading Standards, agree to work fairly and honestly and work to a high standard.
  • 01253 477760 – For advice about your housing options if you are finding living in your current property difficult.