Level Access Shower

OVERVIEW

Derek Curtin Ltd is a specialist in Council Grant work and works closely with local councils providing a wide range of construction services available under the various housing grants and schemes. These grants are for people with a disability or older people to allow them to make improvements to their homes.

To find out more about the grants that are available, eligibility and how to apply visit visit the Citizens Information website by clicking the button below.

HOUSING ADAPTATION GRANT Up to €30,000

A housing adaptation grant is available where changes need to be made to a home to make it suitable for a person with a physical, sensory or intellectual disability or mental health difficulty to live in. The grant can help you to make changes and adaptations to your home which we can carry out for you.

  • Build new wheelchair accessible bedrooms and bathrooms
  • Widening of doorways
  • Installation of grab rails etc
  • Ramps up to doorways

MOBILITY AIDS GRANT Up to €6,000

The Mobility Aids Grant Scheme provides grants for works designed to address mobility problems in the home. The scheme is primarily for older people, but people with a disability can also apply for it.

We carry out the work covered by this scheme.

  • Level access showers
  • New toilets and wash hand basin
  • Tiled floors and showers
  • Grab rails
  • Drylining

HOUSING AID FOR OLDER PEOPLE GRANT Up to €10,500

The Housing Aid for Older People Scheme is used to improve the condition of an older person’s home. In general, it is aimed at people 66 years of age and older, who are living in poor housing conditions. However, in cases of genuine hardship the local authority may assist people under age 66.

  • Replace/repair leaking roofs
  • Replace/repair facia and soffit gutters and downpipes
  • Replace/repair leaking flat roofs
  • New double glazed windows and doors
  • Drylining

This is to confirm that Derek Curtin Ltd has carried out numerous projects of various sizes, both domestic and commercial for me over the last 5 years. I have always found his work to be of a high standard with a good finish, reliable and good value for money.

John Fogarty, Project Cost Management