Over 60? Take Advantage of FREE Home Safety & Security Equipment!

Not-for-profit organisation Manchester Care & Repair can provide free home safety and security advice and equipment for Manchester residents aged 60 and above. The organisation works to help older and vulnerable people to live in a warm, safe and secure environment and they will come to your home and install various pieces of equipment to help you feel more protected.

Locks, spy holes and door chains can all be fitted free of charge to boost your home’s security. And, for your safety, Manchester Care & Repair can provide grab rails (indoor and outdoor), non-slip bath mats, smoke alarms and additional stair rails- again, all free of charge!

Manchester Care & Repair is an independent Home Improvement Agency that aims to help Manchester residents aged 60 and over. As well as fitting home safety and security equipment free of charge they help eligible people with major property repairs and improvements. This comprises assistance with work planning, recommending a reliable contractor and access to interest-free finance. They also provide: a free handyperson service (but the client pays for any materials used); advice on how to access services to help with living independently; help with personal problems; advice on welfare benefits (including home visits and help with form-filling); advocacy; translation services; and training on how to avoid trips and falls in the home.

If you would like more information on any of there services please do not hesitate to contact them on 0161 872 5500 or visit www.careandrepair-manchester.org.uk for more information.

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2 Responses to “Over 60? Take Advantage of FREE Home Safety & Security Equipment!”

  1. Maggie says:

    Website looks great and came up 7th on a google search on
    “care and repair”

  2. Caroline Raw says:

    Website still looking great guys! Hope all is well with you-
    keep up the good work! :)