My Care and Support Directory: WHiA - Warrington Home Information and Improvement Agency

Organisation nameWHiA
AddressThe Gateway
89 Sankey Street
Warrington
Cheshire
PostcodeWA1 1SR
Telephone number01925246812
Fax number01925246816
Email addresswhia@wha.org.uk
Websitehttp://www.whia.org.uk
Are you a registered care provider?No
Accreditation standards held by the serviceAll staff are CRB checked. All contractors have the relevant qualifications, i.e. Gas Safe, NICEIC
Brief description of serviceWarrington Home Information and Improvement Agency is a non-profit advisory service for older, disabled or vulnerable people and families on low incomes who own their own homes or live in private rented accommodation and wish to repair, improve or adapt their homes.

We can help with small repairs and maintenance, both internal and external decorating, new bathrooms, kitchens, plumbing and electrical work, gardening and emergency repairs.

We have a team of in-house handypersons and a range of trusted contractors.

Our Technical Officer can offer independent and impartial advice on the works that you are considering. He can advise on the best course of action and draw up the requirements so that we can obtain prices from trusted contractors. This advice is free until you decide to proceed with the work.
Age range60+
Who is eligible to use the service?Over 60's
Disabled
Home owners
Privated rented
Areas of Warrington covered by the serviceWhole of Warrington, including Appleton, Bewsey, Birchwood, Burtonwood, Croft, Cuerdley, Culcheth,
Fairfield, Fearnhead, Glazebrook, Glazebury, Grappenhall, Great Sankey,
Hatton, Howley, Hulme, Latchford, Lymm, Orford, Penketh, Poplars, Poulton,
Rixton, Stockton Heath, Stretton, Thelwall, Walton, Westbrook, Whitecross,
Whittle Hall, Winwick, Woolston
Provider can be contacted directly for costsYes
Provider accepts pre-payment cards (direct paymentNo
Times of day / week that service is availableMon - Fri 9am - 5pm except Wednesday 10:15 - 5