Information for disabled people


Housing laws differ between Scotland and England
This content applies to Scotland only
Get advice if you're in England

  • Renting a home

    If you're disabled and thinking about renting this page outlines the options that are open to disabled people.

  • Buying a home

    If you are disabled and wanting to buy a home this page highlights the common issues that you should think about before buying a home.

  • Living at home

    Living at home if you are disabled doesn't have to be hard. Find out more about accessing the equipment and support you may need.

  • Money matters

    Worrying about making ends meet? Find out more about money matters affecting disabled people and the financial help that is available.

  • Disabled people's rights

    Disabled people often find they face barriers to doing everyday things. Find out more about the laws in place to prevent discrimination and harassment.

  • Help for carers

    Find out more here about the help that is available for carers.

Speak to a Shelter Scotland adviser

Call Shelter Scotland's free housing advice helpline

0808 800 4444
9am-5pm, Monday to Friday

Email an adviser

You can also email a housing adviser. We aim to respond within three working days.

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