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Adaptations of housing for people who are physically handicapped
 — joint circular from the Department of the Environment, Department of Health and Social Security, and Welsh Office
Corporate AuthorDepartment of the Environment - DOE; Department of Health and Social Security - DHSS; Welsh Office
PublisherHMSO, London, 29 August 1978
Pages(DOE Circular 59/78; DHSS LAC Circular (78)14; Welsh Office Circular 104/78)
KeywordsCirculars ; Department of the Environment [legislation and circulars] ; Department of Health [legislation and circulars] ; Local Authority Circulars ; Physical disabilities ; Housing [elderly] ; Adaption.
AnnotationThis circular lists types of structural features for which disabled people in private sector housing may be apply for housing subsidy or improvement grant; and portable aids and equipment which should be the responsibility of the social services authority or the health authority. It outlines the powers and responsibilities of housing and social services authorities in respect of adaptations of housing for disabled people. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930422026
Classmark6I: VK8: 59/78: VK9: LAC(78)14: BN: KE: 5SA *

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