Donegal County Council agrees to review its criteria for disability home improvement grants

first_img Facebook Homepage BannerNews Facebook Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ Twitter Google+ Donegal County Council has agreed to review the strict criteria for those with a disability applying for a grant to adapt their homes.It follows a motion from Councillor Patrick McGowan who said that as a result of the recession there was less money available for the grants and fewer people qualified to apply for them.The grants can be used to improve access to a property or to adapt it to make it more friendly for a person with a disability.Councillor McGowan hopes that more grants will now be available to more people:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Patrick7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp WhatsAppcenter_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest LUH still not ready to restore IT systems Previous articleExpert group examining the Mica blocks issue vows to resolve the problem the best they canNext articleTwo men to go on trial in connection with bomb attack on Waterfoot Hotel, Derry admin Twitter Pregnant women can receive Covid vaccine at LYIT’s vaccination centre By admin – October 7, 2016 Donegal County Council agrees to review its criteria for disability home improvement grants Lárionad Acmhainní Nádúrtha CTR to take part in new research project Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire last_img read more