Grants

GRANTS AVAILABLE FROM THE HOUSING DEPARTMENT

Housing Adaptation Grant for People with a Disability 

This Grant provides financial assistance to assist in the carrying out of works which are reasonably necessary for the purposes of rendering a house more suitable for the accommodation of a person with a disability who is a member of the household who is either –

  1. physically handicapped and the works are necessary for his or her proper accommodation, or
  2. suffering from severe mental handicap or severe mental illness, for which he or she is undergoing treatment, and the works are necessary for his or her proper treatment and accommodation.

Download Housing Adaption Grant for People with a Disability 2017

Mobility Aids Housing Grant

This Grant is available to cover a basic suite of works to address mobility problems, primarily, but not exclusively, associated with ageing.  The works grant aided under the scheme include:

Grab-rails
Access ramps
Level access showers
Stair-lifts
Other minor works deemed necessary to facilitate the mobility needs of a member of a household

Download Mobility Aid Grant Application Form 2017

Housing Aid for Older People

This grant is available to assist older people living in poor housing conditions to have necessary repairs or improvements carried out.  The types of works grant aided under the scheme include structural repairs or improvements, re-wiring, repairs to/replacement of windows and doors, the provision of heating, water and sanitary services, cleaning, painting and dry-lining


Download Housing Aid for Older People Application Form 2017