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Equipment and Adaptations

If you have problems living at home there is a wide range of equipment and adaptations that can help you stay safe and independent. Nottinghamshire Help Yourself lists a number of organisations who provide home and housing support services.  

Equipment for everyday living

  • Information on suppliers.
  • Advice on choosing equipment suitable for your needs.
  • Where you can borrow equipment for a short time.
  • Support we can offer. 

Find out more about equipment for everyday living.

Adapting your home

  • Small adaptations to help with everyday tasks.
  • Major adaptations to help you carry on living at home.
  • When adaptations can't help.

Find out more about adapting your home.

Monitors and alarms

These can automatically detect problems in your home and alert a support centre. 

Find out more about monitors and alarms.

Handy Person Adaptation Service (HPAS)

Provides help with:

  • essential minor adaptations
  • small practical jobs.

Find out more about HPAS.

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