WE Care & Repair – Bristol, Bath, North East Somerset and North Somerset
WE Care & Repair 5 Hide Market, Waterloo Street
Public phone: 0300 323 0700 or 01275 888804 (for Equipment & Demonstration Centre only)
Website URL: http://www.wecareandrepair.org.uk
Service offered: Advice, assistance and practical support on repairs, adaptations and improvements for home owners and private tenants who are older or disabled. Help with accessing statutory and charitable sources of funding for adaptations and repairs. Caseworker service looking at acute housing needs to prevent admission to or delayed discharge from hospital. Handyman service to assist with small jobs. Our two showrooms in Bristol and North Somerset have displays of bathing adaptations, including care showers and bath lifts. Working equipment to try out including shower toilet, stairlifts, riser / recliners, kitchen with adjustable hob, assistive technology, bedroom with bed aids including profiling bed and demonstration telecare products. Private OT available by appointment. Other site at Equipment & Demonstration Centre, Motex Centre, Winterstoke Road, Weston super Mare, BS23 3YW
Target group: Home owners and private tenants who are aged 60 or over or disabled people of all ages. People in housing need in hospital.
Area served: Bristol, Bath, North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset - Weston super Mare, Nailsea, Portishead, Clevedon and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Phone, email or write.
Monday: 9am - 5pm (Bristol Waterloo Centre) / 10am-4pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm (Bristol Waterloo Centre) / 10am-4pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm (Bristol Waterloo Centre) / 10am-4pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Thursday: 9am - 5pm (Bristol Waterloo Centre) / 10am-4pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Friday: 9am - 5pm (Bristol Waterloo Centre) / 10am-4pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Weekends: 10am-2pm (Equipment & Demonstration Centre)
Office Hours: 9am-5pm Mon-Fri
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking at front. Level entrance to ground floor for access to Equipment & Demonstration Centre. Home visits undertaken by Caseworker Service.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: No. 25479R
Year established: 1987
Public transport: Bus 3 (Equipment & Demonstration Centre) / Bus 6,7,13,24,36,37,42,43,44,45,48,49,635, 506 (Bristol Waterloo Centre)
Record last checked: 05 June 2017