FOI request (FOIR-104152369)
Requested Wed 30 January 2019
Responded Wed 06 February 2019By 'handyperson' we mean a service that involves an operative with a van, visiting people in their own homes and carrying out some type of work.Please DO NOT INCLUDE services that provide free equipment and minor adaptation under £1000 as required by the Care Act (such as Integrated Community Equipment Services ICES)1. Name of Local Authority2. Type of Local Authority3. Do you commission and handyperson of any type?4. If 'yes', which if the following services are provided by your handyperson services(s)- Odd jobs and repairs- Minor adaptations- Hospital discharge- Home security- Fire safety- Assistive technology/telecare- Home safety checks5. How much do these services cost for users?6. Do these services use volunteers7. How many jobs were completed between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018?8. How much did the Local Authority spend on handyperson services between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018?
Hastings Borough Council does not/have not engaged a handy person.
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