Care and Repair
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Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday 8.00am – 4.00pm

Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm

Home Improvement - Advice & Support service

We help older homeowners and private tenants to repair, adapt and maintain their homes.

We will visit you at home to discuss what repairs or adaptations you need, the possible solutions, the likely costs and sources of funding.

Last year (2014/15):

  • we helped 1,009 older people (excluding RRAP clients)
  • 718 received a caseworker visit
  • 740 people helped were over 75yrs.
  • 82% of people helped told us their independence & wellbeing had improved
  • we raised £10,007.94 of charitable funding to pay for home repairs
  • we helped 50 clients claim £246,582.40 of unclaimed welfare benefits
  • we helped clients with self-funded home repairs totalling £81,810.04
  • we helped 653 clients with works to prevent trips & falls in their home
  • we helped 766 clients with affordable warmth solutions
  • we helped 99 clients with works that tackled water penetration, damp and mould solutions
  • we helped 263 clients with home safety & security measures

Rapid Response Adaptation Programme

RRAP -funded by Welsh Government and delivered by Care & Repair -is for people who are in hospital awaiting discharge, have recently been discharged from hospital or are at risk of being admitted to hospital or into a Care Home.

Last year (2014/15):

  • we received £99,255.00 from Welsh Government to deliver RRAP to older people in Swansea
  • we helped 715 people with RRAP jobs
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