Home Safety

We offer free home safety assessments and fire safety checks to minimise the risk of an accident at home.  If any work is necessary to minimise the risk of a home accident this can be completed for a fee of £10 (free to those receiving means tested benefits).  This service is for people aged 65 or over and those with a disability or vulnerability who live in H&F.

Home Security

We offer free home security assessments.  If any additional security equipment is needed to make your home more secure we can supply and fit this for a fee of £10 (free to those receiving means tested benefits).  This service is for people aged 65 or over, those with a disability or vulnerability and victims of hate crime, burglary and domestic violence who live in H&F.

Small Jobs

We can provide a skilled carpenter to carry out jobs such as fitting door and window locks, putting up shelves, building flat packed furniture and hanging doors.  The cost is £50 per hour (inclusive of VAT and parking) plus the cost of materials. There is a minimum charge of 1 hour. A discount is given to people receiving a means tested benefit. This service is available to all H&F residents.

Draught Proofing

Safer Homes can provide and install draught proofing.  This service is available to all H&F residents. The cost to draught proof a door is £5 – £15 and £5 for each window.  A 50% discount is given to those receiving means tested benefits.

Contact Caecilia or Tony at Safer Homes, 020 7385 9689, saferhomes@creightonhouse.org