Care and Repair

Last updated: 12/09/2017

Description

Loreburn's Care & Repair Service delivers the mandaroty grant supported adaptations service of the Council's Scheme of Assistance.  Care & Repair provides information, advice and help to elderly and disabled homeowners and private tenants, to assist them to carry out disabled adaptations, thereby giving them the option to remain in their own homes amongst family, neighbours and familiar surroundings.  Care & Repair works in partnership with the Council's Strategic Housing Services department and Occupational Therapy department. 

The free and confidential service is available to people over 65 years of age and people with disabilities of any age, who are owner-occupiers or private tenants in Dumfries and Galloway.  The work carried out ranges from advice to assisting with major adaptations.  In order to receive grant assistance from Care & Repair, an assessment must first be carried out by the Occupational Therapy Service.  Tp reqiest am assesment, ring 030 3333 3001.  A minimum level of 80% grant funding is available to anyone who is referred to Care & Repair via their Occupational Therapist.  Private Sector Housing Information is available in the Housing Section of the Council Webstie at www.dumgal.gov.uk

 

 

Website

loreburn.org.uk/care-repair/

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Meeting Details

Venue

Care & Repair
Huntingdon
27 Moffat Road
DUMFRIES
DG1 1NN

Disabled Access: Yes

Contacts

Mr Jamie Burgess
Team Leader
Care and Repair
Huntingdon
27 Moffat Road
DUMFRIES
DG1 1NN

Tel: 01387 321310
Email: CareRepair@loreburn.org.uk


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