TY GLAS Housing Society's Care and Repair Agency has moved to new premises in Wrexham Foyer.
The Care and Repair Agency help elderly, disabled and private tenants with advice and practical assistance with renovations, repairs and adaptations, helping them to live independently, in comfort and security.
They also provide a Handy Person service to the over 60's and disabled who can help with a variety of small repairs such as minor plumbing repairs and other maintenance work.
The service is free, but clients must pay for the cost of the materials used and donations are welcome. In some instances, funding may be available to cover the cost of the materials.
The Care and Repair Agency advise how to pay for work and help fill in forms for insurance claims, benefits, grants and loans. They also liaise with the Local Authority's Grants department, Social Services, the Benefits Agency and other agencies.
A technical service is provided to assist the selection of reliable builders, provide support while the work is in progress and ensure clients are satisfied with the work before they pay.
The service, located at The Foyer, Crescent Road, Wrexham can be called on 01978 268120.