Laundry services

Laundry services

If you have difficulties with continence or severe skin conditions, you may be eligible for the NHS laundry service which collects, cleans and delivers bed sheets.

Your GP or community nurse can refer you to this service and arrange continence aids such as pads and waterproof sheets.

How much will it cost?

The cost of a service varies depending on your eligibility to receive it. In some cases services may be free. In others, a charge may be applied in line with our eligibility criteria and charging policy

How to get a service

  • to help us decide what support may be available to help you and what charges may be applied, we will need you to have a personal assessment
  • you can find out more by visiting your nearest What Matters Hub or by us on 0300 100 1800 (option one)
  • if you do not qualify for this service from us, or prefer to make your own arrangements, you can buy them from our approved care agencies

Social Care and Health

Emergency out of office hours: 01896 752111

Address: Council Headquarters
Newtown St Boswells

Telephone: 0300 100 1800