Care and Repair - Orkney

Contact details

Care and Repair - Orkney
39a Victoria Street
KW15 1DN

Public phone: 01856 873369


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Assists elderly or disabled people and those on a low income to remain at home by accessing grants and loans to enable improvements, adaptations and repairs to be carried out. General assistance with housing related problems. Handyperson/small repairs service for elderly and disabled homeowners/private renters. Free confidential advice to all Orkney homeowners.

Target group: Older people, disabled people and those on a low income.

Area served: Orkney Islands.

How to contact: Phone (01856 873369), make an appointment, email or write. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm


Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 5pm

Weekends: Closed

Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Main entrance is ramped for wheelchair users. Two disabled parking places are at the front door. Currently closed due to covid, with an aim to open back to public in the coming months.

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number:

Year established: 1988

Staffing: 6 full time.

Public transport: Kirkwall Bus Station on West Castle Street KW15 1GU is about 5 minute walk away. Pay and Display carpark behind Bruce’s Stores. Minimal parking on-site

Record last checked: 16 November 2023


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