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If you are struggling with domestic chores, could do with a little help around the garden or need support to remain independent in your own home, Age UK Lindsey is here to help.

Age UK Lindsey's team of more than 100 home support assistants, gardeners and handy helpers currently supports over 600 clients throughout East and West Lindsey and North Lincolnshire.  We offer a comprehensive range of services which can be tailored to suit your needs, from domestic chores and gardening, to handy help, shopping and personal sitting.  All of our support workers are insured and DBS checked, meaning that you can be confident that you will receive a professional and sensitive response to your needs.  Please be advised that this is a chargeable service, (for which you will be invoiced on a monthly basis), and unfortunately we are not able to provide personal care.  The service is available Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm.  If you, or someone you know, would like to be referred to our IAH Service you can complete this online form, or see below for details of how to get in touch.

For further information call us on 01507 524242 (choose option 1) or click here to send us an email and we will arrange for one of our coordinators to come and visit you to discuss your needs in detail.

Age UK Lindsey has teamed up with E.ON to offer free winter-warmth checks for older people who are stuggling to keep their home warm. We can carry out an energy assessment, give advice on how to keep warm and save energy, and supply and install energy efficiency equipment.

Call our Independence at Home team on 01507 524242 to find out more.

  • Support at Home

    We are able to help with those chores that are becoming a problem such as

    • General cleaning
    • Shopping - including escorted shopping trips
    • Collecting prescriptions
    • Laundry & ironing
    • Light Meal preparation
    • Dog walking

    We also offer a one-off deep-clean service, for when a more thorough clean is required, for example after a stay in hospital or in preparation for decorating.  A two hour clean by two members of the team costs just £55, and can include the following:

    • Washing curtains
    • Cleaning paintwork
    • Emptying and cleaning the freezer
    • Window Cleaning (inside)

    For more information, please call 01507 524242 or click here to contact us via email

  • Gardening & Handy Help

    Whether your garden needs a one-off blitz, or would benefit from a regular maintenance schedule, we are here to help.  Our professional and friendly gardeners will tackle a number of tasks, to ensure that your green space remains a pleasure to look at, all year round.

    We can help with:

    • Weeding
    • Mowing
    • Light pruning and hedge trimming
    • Planting

    Alongside our Gardening Service, we can also help with small practical tasks around the home.  Furthermore, our Handy Help team is able to supply and install a number of security and safety aids, helping to make your life easier and safer.

    We can help with:

    • Safety measures - fitting key safes, grab rails, smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors
    • Small repairs - putting up curtain rails, shelves and pictures
    • Home security - fitting door and window locks, door chains and door viewers

    For more information, please call 01507 524242 or click here to contact us via email

  • Palliative Care Service

    Louth & District Hospice and Age UK Lindsey have joined forces to provide a free of charge Home Support Service for people with palliative care needs.  The service is funded by the hospice and delivered by Age UK Lindsey.  It provides practical support for those people with progressive incurable diseases, some of whom may be in the last few months of thier lives and may have complex care needs.  Referrals to the service can be made by the client as well as through District and Community Nurses.

    The service can provide:

    • Domestic housework
    • Preparation of light meals and drinks
    • Shopping
    • Sitting service
    • Washing and ironing
    • Gardening (light work)
    • Prescription collection
    • Pension collection

    For more information please call 01507 524242 or click here to contact us via email

  • Personal Sitting Service

    If you care for someone at home but would like the opportunity to go shopping, or perhaps visit friends, our Personal Sitting Service is here to help.  We can offer you the freedom to go out during the day, knowing that the person you care for is in safe hands. Please note that this service is available Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm does not include any personal care.

    For more information please call 01507 524242 or click here to contact us via email