Age UK Wandsworth - Handyperson Service

Who can use the service?
The service is available to anyone aged over 60 who reside in the borough of Wandsworth whether homeowner, private or social housing tenant.

What work can be done?
These are just some of the jobs our friendly, reliable, insured staff can provide. This list is intended as a guide only:

Supply and install key safes
Supply & Install internal grab-rails and handrails
Changing light bulbs
Assembling small flat-pack furniture
Fitting draught excluders to doors, letterboxes etc
Put up/take down curtains
Cleaning internal windows
Renewing sealant to showers, sinks and baths
Installing shower rails and curtains
Refitting or replacing toilet seats
Re-tuning televisions
Setting up computers/tablets
Installation of smart doorbell camera
Please contact us to discuss any other tasks that we may be able to help you with.

How much does it cost?
Some of our work is completely free of charge.

Other work is charged at £30 per hour. The handyperson can purchase some materials, fixtures and fittings on your behalf. This will be charged at £7.50 plus the cost of the items

Where a referral is required these must come from a Health or Social Care professional. To request a referral form please contact us using the details at the foot of the page.

Click here for a full list of Handyperson work and charges
Please click here for a pricelist for lighting changed

Who do I contact to have work done?
If you would like to use this service please contact the Handyperson service on 020 8877 8949(direct line) or 020 8877 8940 (reception), or email the handyperson.

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