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Home Services

Starting Point can put you in touch with a number of local reputable companies and people who offer services at a reasonable charge.
Did you know?

For every cancer patient living in the UK, £295 is spent each year on medical research, compared with just £22 a year for every stroke patient.

Home Services

Starting Point can also put you in touch with a number of local reputable companies and people who offer services at a reasonable charge:

  • cleaning services
  • shopping services
  • foot and nail care
  • handymen
  • lunch clubs
  • companies that provide or prepare meals
  • joiners, plumbers, electricians, plasterers, tilers
  • painters and decorators
  • gardeners
  • benefit information and advice
  • cleaning
  • laundry services – washing and ironing
  • hairdressers
  • dog walking
  • befriending
  • personal care
  • home security
  • and many others…

If you would prefer, someone from Starting Point can visit you at home to discuss your needs in more detail.

Help The Aged – For information fact sheets 207 – 221

Pentonville Road
London
N1 9UZ

Tel: 0207 278 1114
Fax: 0207 278 1116

www.ageuk.org.uk

Calling For Help

Emergency alarm systems use your telephone line to call for help in an emergency. All you do is press a button which you wear or carry. Local authorities often provide these at low cost – contact your adult services or housing department. If you want to buy privately see Ricability’s guide Calling for help – a guide to community alarms.

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