Care and Repair Newcastle is a Home Improvement Agency and part of Newcastle City Council.

Home Improvement Agencies offer reliable information, support, advice and services that can help to make sure your home is fit for purpose. Care and Repair Newcastle uses a customer focused approach to deliver a range of services such as Disabled Facilities Grants and Helping Hands Home Repair. Our dedicated, fully trained team consider individual needs, help fill out forms and navigate the eligibility criteria so that you get the best possible support and advice.

Meet the team

Marie McDonald

Marie McDonald

Private Housing Team Manager

Responsible for management and strategic direction of the Private Housing Team including Care and Repair Newcastle.

Craig Wilkinson

Craig Wilkinson

Senior Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the development and delivery of the services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.

Mike Curtis

Mike Curtis

Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the delivery of services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.

James Farquharson

James Farquharson

Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the delivery of services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.

Graham Nisbet

Graham Nisbet

Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the delivery of services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.

Ian Teasdale

Ian Teasdale

Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the delivery of services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.

Kevin Ward

Kevin Ward

Home Improvement Officer

Responsible for the delivery of services provided by Care and Repair Newcastle.