An application for a grant involves:
- An assessment of your needs by an occupational therapist
- A financial assessment of your income and savings to determine the amount of grant to be paid however, grants for disabled children under 19
You will need to contact Staffordshire Cares by calling 0300 111 8010 (Adults) or 0800 13 13 126 (Children) and give them details regarding the disabled person. Depending on your circumstances they will arrange for an occupational therapist to visit your home and assess the needs of the disabled person and/or will refer your details to us to determine what adaptation is required. In exceptional cases a decision will be made to prioritise the case as urgent.
Do not start work until we have approved your application.