Disabled facilities grant
This is a mandatory grant by legislation for works to make homes and facilities accessible to you if you are disabled.
The maximum grant is £30,000.
Read more information about the disabled facilities grant and the eligibility requirements on GOV.UK.
You are eligible to apply if you are a:
- private tenants (who are not council tenants)
- housing association
If the disabled person is in receipt of any benefits* (excluding job seekers allowance), they will be eligible for 100% of the grant.
The grant cannot be given until the disabled person's condition has been assessed and it's decided that the home needs to be adapted.
You can contact Social Services on 020 7641 1175 for an assessment of the disabled person's needs.