Care and Repair Edinburgh

Care and Repair Edinburgh

Charity information

Care and Repair Edinburgh

Our vision is that older people and people with disabilities are living at home for as long as possible/practical, enabled by services provided by C&RE.

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    C&R Edinburgh is a charity dedicated to enabling older/elderly people and people with disabilities to live independently at home by providing a range of services from small repairs to full scale adaptations.

  • Aims

    Care and Repair Edinburgh aims to:

    • To reduce the number of hospital admissions by providing a range of services around home maintenance/safety to older and disabled people.
    • To help tackle social isolation by incorporating some social contact into our visits. The chat and cup of tea comes as standard.
    • To assist older and disabled people to live at home by maintaining their gardens.
    • To improve the quality of life of dementia sufferers and their carers by adapting their homes to suit their condition.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1992

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 5

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 22

    Phone number: 0131 337 1111

    Address: 1 Osborne Terrace Edinburgh EH12 5HG

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website