CARE AND REPAIR
This is a scheme to provide a trustworthy service via locally based Home Improvement Agencies
to help vulnerable people to maintain their independence and live comfortably and safely in their own homes.
A National organisation, their web address is
The service operates through a network of Handypersons who will carry out odd jobs for vulnerable people -
such as those who are elderly and/or living alone - at a sensible price for a guaranteed job.
Government funding has now been withdrawn so the cost has increased somewhat - £15 per hour or thereabouts. Still a very good price for a job well done!
Manchester area contact numbers are below.
0161 342 2259
0161 872 5500
0161 872 7622
0161 474 4559
0161 873 8666
0161 253 5000
0161 770 6900
For other areas of the Country, please go to the website where you can search for your own locality.