It has been reported that the availability of adapted housing has been reduced to virtually nil, and the ability to get a disability facility grant to adapt a property is much harder to get.
This is often the reason we get approached to help families with a disabled child. Often the accommodation needs consist of ramps for accessibility, a downstairs wetroom, through floor lift and space for equipment and therapy sessions to name a few.
Funding of these accommodation needs is usually a significant issue for families. As part of a successful medical negligence compensation claim, funds can be obtained to meet tailored accommodation needs.
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“Many families with disabled children and young adults are living in completely unsuitable and dangerous housing – and the situation is only getting worse,”