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Funded by London Borough of Tower Hamlets the service is aimed at promoting independence.

Residents of Tower Hamlets are entitled to 2 visits per year which is fully funded by LBTH.  In a household with more than one eligible person 3 visits per year will be available.  Each visit lasts approximately 2 hours.

The service includes:

  • Home Security checks
  • Accident Prevention Checks
  • General Handyperson tasks e.g. fitting of shelves, fitting a washing machine to existing pipework, change lightbulbs etc.
  • Garden tidy

This service does not include home internal and external painting & decorating, window cleaning or cutting down trees.


Age UK East London is looking for service users, carers to be part of a newly established steering group for the Tower Hamlets Handyperson Service who meet on a quarterly basis.

If you are interested in joining us please contact us for further information at

How to contact us

For further information please telephone AUKEL Home & Care Team on 020 8503 4800 or Michelle Meads, Job Booker on 07957 373 041