Financial assistance for home adaptations
Different help is available, depending on your circumstances. We explain what’s on offer and how to find out more.
Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG)
The DFG is available to people who meet certain eligibility criteria. We explain what these are and how you can apply.
Home Improvement Agencies
Home Improvement Agencies, also known as Staying Put or Care and Repair schemes, offer specialist support and advice for older and disabled people.
Find advice on stairlifts, wheelchair lifts, hand rails and walking sticks, and avoiding common hazards on stairways.
If you’re having difficulty at home because of poor balance or decreased mobility, consider installing grab rails.
We explain your options for making bathing easier – including walk-in baths, walk-in showers and wet rooms.