Community Support Services Team

  • Community Support Services Team

    • This service assists people to live in their own homes by helping with maintenance/handyperson duties such as lighting fires, changing light bulbs and other basic odd jobs/minor adaptations. They also carry out the delivery and collection of equipment for nursing requirements in the home. The service aims to help people remain in their own home, safe, secure, warm and independent.
    • Other tasks will be considered on request.
    • This service may incur a nominal charge; the service user will pay for the materials used or goods fitted, on top of the nominal charge. While there is no limit to the number of requests that can be made, work will be prioritised as to the urgency of need.
  • Eligibility Criteria

    • This service is available to adults who, for a variety of reasons including mobility difficulties, cost etc. cannot access other maintenance/handyperson services and where there is no other available option or family/friend support available.