Services And Assistance

 

What services does Care & Repair cover?

 

The North Ayrshire Care & Repair service offers the following:-

 

  • Provision of advice and information services
  • Oversees the installation of disabled bathing adaptations (level access showers)
  • Small repairs service which will assist with various repairs required to improve your safety and security at home.  Repairs are free of charge up to the value of £100 (including VAT).
  • Home security audit to include installation of locks, lights etc. (free of charge)
  • Home safety audit mainly to identify and address fall and trip hazards (free of charge)
  • Information about benefits entitlement and assistance with completing applications.
  • Central heating, loft and cavity insulation, energy tariff checks with referrals to Energy Saving Trust
  • Assessment for the installation of handrails and banisters
  • Referral for fire safety audit carried out by Strathclyde Fire & Rescue and includes the installation of a 10 year lithium battery smoke detector (free of charge)

 

How Can Care & Repair Staff Assist?

 

  • We will visit you to discuss your needs and give you information and advice on a wide range of issues.
  • We can offer assistance in obtaining estimates for any repair work required
  • We can act on your behalf to organise and oversee any works required
  • We can put you in contact with our partners who can provide information and assistance on home security, home care and health issues
  • Our Care & Repair staff can offer support at all times

 

How can we help you?

 

If you are over 65 and are a home owner or private sector tenant who requires advice or assistance, please contact the North Ayrshire Care & Repair Service at Cunninghame Housing Association, 82-84 Glasgow Street, Ardrossan.

 

Our Freephone telephone number is 0800 068 1464

 

Our Care & Repair staff will be happy to talk over your needs and discuss the options available to you and how we can help.

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