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Disabled Facilities Grant Review

Disabled Facilities Grant Review

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

An Independent review commissioned by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and the Department of Health and Social Care concluded that the government needs to make considerable changes to the Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) so that disabled people have more scope to have the adaptations they require installed in their homes.

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Billy Monger Wins Helen Rollason Award

Billy Monger Wins Helen Rollason Award

Monday, December 17th, 2018

he 19 year old racing driver, Billy Monger, received the Helen Rollason Award at the Sports Personality of the Year Awards 2018. This award recognises someone who has continued to achieve great things in the face of adversity.

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Team BRIT to Race in Britcar 2019

Team BRIT to Race in Britcar 2019

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Team BRIT, the motor racing team made up entirely of disabled drivers, have recently announced that they will be competing in the Britcar Championship next year. The team will be fielding its Aston Martin V8 Vantage (GT4) which has been equipped with industry-leading hand control technology.

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Accessible Housing Survey

Accessible Housing Survey

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

The accessible housing specialist, Abode Impact, has recently surveyed 448 wheelchair users living in a mixture of council properties and privately rented accommodation in what they are referring to as the largest accessible housing survey ever to be conducted in the UK and they are looking for people to register their interest in taking up a property provided by an accessible housing fund in 2019.

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