About our service

The Home Solutions Team includes our handy people, occupational therapists and housing support officers.  

We work across Cornwall offering solutions that can help people stay safe at home. This includes:

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  • Adapting their home
  • Providing them with equipment
  • Financial advice and assistance
  • Moving to more suitable and appropriate accommodation

Our handy people provide help with household maintenance and repairs for people over 60 or have a disability.

Our housing support team can offer practical advice on how people can stay in their home and where they may be able to find funding if they need their home adapted and can’t afford it.

Our occupational therapy team can provide advice and equipment and arrange minor and major adaptations for those people with a long term / chronic health condition. 

Download our Factsheet, or contact us for more information about any of our services.

We have a new Cornwall Home Solutions Policy with Appendices for 2016 - 2019

Cornwall Council has received Gas Safe Charity Grants to help eligible homeowners to be Gas Safe. Call the Cornwall Home Solutions Team on 01872 224707 to see if you could be helped.

We can arrange for a local Gas Safe contractor to carry out work at the home of successful applicants. The type of work funded by Gas Safe are gas safety checks, gas servicing, gas boiler repairs or work on gas cookers, fires, pipework or water heaters.