Works that are covered

The grants are allocated for mandatory work which is essential for the freedom of movement of the disabled person around the home.

The types of work are:

  • making it easier to get into and out of the dwelling, i.e. ramps and door widening 
  • making the building safe for use by the disabled person 
  • making access easier to the living room 
  • providing or improving access to the bedroom, kitchen, toilet, washbasin and bath (and/or shower) facilities 
  • improving or providing a heating system in your home which is suitable for the needs of the disabled person 
  • adapting heating or lighting controls to make them easier to use 
  • improving access and movement around the home to enable you still to care for another person who lives in the property

 

Page last updated: 01 May 2019
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