Information for disabled people

Renting if you are disabled

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

Buying a home if you're a disabled person

If you are a disabled person, buying your own home can lead to greater independence. You can choose where and how you want to live, and adapt your home to suit your lifestyle. This page looks at the things you'll need to consider.

Living at home if you are disabled

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.

Your rights if you are disabled

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.

Last updated: 9 August 2016

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