Major adaptations which fall outside of the scope of our Adaptations Policy include the following:
Ramps* | level access showers | stair lifts** | through floor lifts** | ground floor extensions | over the bath showers | door entry systems.
* Over the value of the local authority financial threshold £1000 in Redcar & Cleveland and £3,596 in Scarborough Borough.
**A service charge applies.
With regard to major adaptations, the council can offer information and advice; and in some circumstances, financial support through a Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG).
To find out more information, contact your local authority:
Redcar & Cleveland Council, Adult Social Care Single Point of Access on 01642 065070.
North Yorkshire County Council Social Care on 01609 780780.
If you are assessed as requiring adaptations outside of the scope of the policy can also apply to us for permission to self-fund the works required.
here to view our policy