Care and Repair
in South Lanarkshire

What we can do for You

Repairs and Adaptations


Our advice and assistance is free of charge.
Although we don’t pay for the cost of the work, an experienced Care and Repair Officer will provide you with information, advice and practical assistance free of charge and in confidence and will;

Small Repairs Service

We also provide a small repair service. This service is free of charge and you only need to pay for any materials needed or supply these yourself. A small repair is a job which should only take up to three hours to complete. We can carry out a range of jobs, for example, we can:


Our officers are trained to RoSPA standards to provide Home Safety Surveys. You can contact us direct to arrange a home visit.

Unfortunately We cannot currently help with:

Safe as Houses


The Safe as Houses initiative is a free service for everyone in South Lanarkshire over 65 years of age and for anyone who has been a victim of domestic abuse, house breaking or bogus callers. You can get this service by phoning the Safe as Houses hotline on 0800 24 20 24 or by contacting us direct. We will write to you to arrange a visit to assess the security of your home. Where suitable, we will supply and fit free of charge;

We can also refer you to Strathclyde Police or Strathclyde Fire and Rescue for further home safety and security advice.