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£2.094M allocated for rapid response programme

Care & Repair have welcomed the news that for the second successive year, the Rapid Response Adaptations Programme (RRAP), delivered by Care & Repair agencies across Wales, has been protected in full. The funding of £2.094million will be used to provide small adaptations to allow older people to remain living independently and safely in their […]

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Care and Repair’s 25,000th customer!

Newport Care & Repair Agency have this month achieved the impressive milestone of helping their 25,000th client since their launch 12 years ago. As well as being presented with a bouquet of flowers, the lucky client, Mrs Gwyneth Bowen, also won the services of the Care and Repair handyperson for the day. Mrs Bowen, aged […]

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Callum enjoys his stint as Care and Repair Handyman!

Hartridge School Year 10 pupil, Callum Short, recently enjoyed a week’s work experience as Peter “the handyman” Hargreaves’ sidekick. In order to get the most out of his work experience, 15 year old Callum and his Placement Manager, Phil Arnold, discussed what Callum hoped to gain from his experience and together agreed a set of […]

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