Who is eligible to be a client of Care & Repair in Powys?

 

Eligibility will vary by nature of the service.

  • Our core service funded by Welsh Government benefits the over 60’s.
  • Our Managing Better and Rapid Adaptations Programme will benefit the over 50’s
  • Our adaptation work will benefit people with disabilities of any age.

 

We recommend you contact us to find out more.

 

What difference do we make for our clients?

  • In 2019/2020 we assisted 1,999 individuals.
  • The average age of our clients is 77 years old and 14% of the people we helped were aged 90 years or over.
  • We helped 115 people return to their home from hospital and we completed work that prevented 1,373 hospital admissions.
  • We assisted 1,458 clients to reduce or prevent their chance of falls.
  • 313 clients had their personal safety and home security improved.
  • Through our direct help in obtaining additional welfare benefits, we increased clients’ income by a combined total of £272,534
  • We raised £3,801 of benevolent funding for our clients towards the cost of building works.