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Category: Home Maintenance

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Age UK Darlington Home Care & Repair

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| Tel: (01325) 362 832

The Age UK Darlington Home Care & Repair service provides a professional, low cost, reliable Handy Person service to residents of Darlington. All service are charged at a very competitive flat rate and is available to everyone.

The aim of the service is to help people remain independent and keep them safe, secure and comfortable by undertaking small jobs in and around their homes.

The call-out rate for the service is £7.50 per half hour, with basic materials such as screws and fixings being supplied free, and larger items sourced at cost to the customer.

| Tel: (01325) 346 200

Disabled Facilities Grants are available subject to individual financial circumstances, to facilitate and carry out adaptations to provide owner occupiers and private tenants with better access points, essential adaptations and facilities within their homes.

Assistance is only given for works recommended by an occupational therapist.


HM Revenue and Customs


| Tel: 0845 010 9000

HM Revenue and Customs can make VAT exemption allowances for certain building work, adaptations and equipment, e.g. installing a lift or a ramp, repairs or maintenance, wheelchairs, car leasing etc.

You will need to make an eligibility declaration to your supplier, which will be judged on the basis of your possession of a physical or mental impairment which is substantial, long term and has an adverse effect on normal day-to-day activities.
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