B27 - Home Modifications

Home modifications are changes made to a person's home to make it safer and easier for the person to move around and carry out everyday tasks.

Examples of modifications that can be made to improve home safety and mobility include:

Pros

Cons

What do I need in order to take this option?

Eligibility for financial assistance

Could this option limit my future choices?

If the modifications are designed well and completed to a high standard, they could enhance the value of your property. Minor adaptations, such as grab rails, can be easily removed if desired.

If you move and need modifications in your new home, and have already received financial assistance, you may not be able to get funding for them.

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