Disability Facilities Grant

Disability Facilities Grant

The disabled facilities grant is a mandatory a means-tested financial grant. It helps meet the cost of adapting a property (including mobile homes and houseboats) where a disabled person lives. For the purposes of the grant, a disabled person is someone who:

    •    Has a sight, hearing or substantial speech impairment

    •    Has a learning difficulty, severe challenging behaviours, a mental health disorder or impairment of any kind

    •    Is substantially physically disabled by illness, injury or impairment

    •    Is, or could be, registered with the social services department as being disabled. 

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On International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, Let's Ensure That Barriers To Work Are Broken Down

On International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, Let's Ensure That Barriers To Work Are Broken Down