Handy Van Service

Derbyshire Handy Van service is helping to make it safer for older and vulnerable people to live in their own homes. A fleet of 8 vans and a dedicated team of staff are ready to help.

You can ask for a free visit to your home by the service for the following:

  • home fire safety checks
  • smoke alarms provision and installation
  • energy efficiency advice
  • falls prevention advice
  • installation of key safes
  • practical DIY tasks, for example:
    • changing light bulbs
    • securing carpets and rugs
    • removing and hanging curtains
    • path and door access clearance
    • other tasks, as appropriate

The service also installs community alarms and Telecare.

For more information about Telecare and community alarms, please send your name, address and telephone number, along with a brief description of your request, to:

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The team will contact you back as soon as possible.