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Call us on 024 76 258 228 

If everyday tasks around the home become difficult we're here to help.

Helping Hand at home offers you a range of home help and assistance services to support your independence including cleaning and shopping.  It's ideal for anyone who just needs a little extra help to get out and about or an extra hand around the house to make life easier. It is a flexible service offering short and long term help in Coventry.

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What does the service include?

You can choose from:

Housework / Cleaning / Shopping with you or without you / Laundry & ironing / Light gardening such as lawn mowing & weeding / Help with correspondence, attending appointments. / Collecting prescriptions and even walking the dog.

If you would like help with similar tasks just ask and we'll try to help. (We are unable to help with personal care or managing medication)

Am I eligible?

Yes if you're over 50 and live in Coventry.

(A similar service, Home support  is available from us in Warwickshire.)

Can I rely on you?

Our suppport workers are DBS checked and actively managed.  Wherever possible, we provide the same staff member to support you to build familiarity and trust.

What else do I need to know?

The Helping Hand at Home Service operates between 9.30am and 4.30pm, Mondays to Fridays.

Appointments are a minimum of 1 hour and can be regular appointments (weekly or fortnightly) or just as and when required.

For further information and cost of the service:

Telephone: 02476 258 228

or email: helpinghand@ageukcovwarks.org.uk

What people say

'My home assistant is brilliant! We have a good chat while she does the cleaning and takes me shopping. Nothing is too much trouble for her. It is well worth the money and they helped me to claim extra benefits too!'