If you should have a disability, or perhaps you’re elderly and have difficulty getting up a down your stairs, you could be eligible for a HSE grant for the disabled or a grant for stairlifts for the elderly.
These grants will cover stairlift purchase and installation.
Here are some helpful steps to guide you through the process:
The grant can be paid to people living in:
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The Housing Adaptation Grant for People with a Disability is designed to help people have works done which are reasonably necessary to make a house more suitable for a person with a disability to live in. The person’s disability must be lasting and involve physical, sensory, mental health or intellectual impairment. The types of works covered include the fitting of access ramps, downstairs toilet, stairlifts, level access showers, changes to allow wheelchair access, extensions, and any other works which are reasonable necessary to make a house more suitable for a person with a disability to live in.
The Mobility Aids Housing Grant Scheme covers a basic range of works and is designed to assist people with mobility issues. The works covered include grab rails, access ramps, level access showers, stair-lifts, and other small works reasonably necessary to make a house more suitable for a person with mobility problems to live in.
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