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Housing support, advice and assistance

Housing solutions for people with disabilities

Home solutions can offer advice and assistance to people with disablities for things like moving home or adaptations to help live indepentantly at home. We may be able to assist by providing the following:

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  • Explaining your housing options to help you to decide which solutions are best for you
  • Support you to find a more suitable property if a house move is deemed most appropriate to meet your needs
  • Advising on what financial support may be available to help with a house move or adapting your home
  • Giving advice about reliable local builders and contractors
  • Helping you obtain other local support services
  • Offering a design and install service.  Qualified surveyors will work with you to plan and design adaptations to meet your needs
  • Checking whether you are entitled to any financial help, including charitable funding
  • Helping with any adaptations you decide to have carried out in your home
  • Handyperson services, to carry out small jobs around your home
  • Drawing up plans and specifications for adaptations to your home
  • Obtaining any necessary permissions (such as planning or building control) required to adapt your home
  • Getting estimates, instructing your preferred contractor and monitoring works in progress to adapt your home
  • Coordinating input from a range of professionals such as occupational therapists as and when needed
  • The Silverlinks project - a peer network of past and present clients providing support and guidance

Our team have a broad range of experience to support your individual needs and is committed to using trustmarked registered contractors.