Saturday 24 March 2018

€2m for housing adaption

FINGAL County Council has almost €2 million in housing adaption grants for the elderly and disabled available to distribute this year.

Cllr Darragh Butler (FF) asked what level of grant aid there were for home improvements and house adaptions for elderly residents and people with disabilities in 2014.

The council informed the councillor that there were three separate grant schemes available.

Fingal County Council has been allocated a total of €1,951,311 from the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government to fund the three grant schemes in question during 2014, of which €390,262 is to be provided from the council's own resources.

Fingal Independent