Tag Archives : Disabled Facilities Grants


Grants to help make life that little bit easier

Imagine not being able to get in and out of the bath, and having to wash at the kitchen sink because you can’t get upstairs. That’s life for some of our residents – but we are trying to help them make it easier to carry out essential day to day living tasks that we all […]


Council agrees measures to support Plymouth’s most vulnerable in face of £60 million cuts

Improvements to housing for disabled people, targeting emergency welfare to those most in need, and more flexible ways to pay council tax are among the ways Plymouth plans to support the city’s most vulnerable in the face of £60 million in welfare cuts. Most benefits are administered at national level and Plymouth City Council does […]


Thousands more homes and jobs for Plymouth approved

A major £80million plan for 5,000 new homes over the next five years which will also create 2,000 construction jobs and training opportunities has been approved by Plymouth City Council’s Cabinet. The second phase of Plan for Homes, covering 2016 – 2020, was agreed by the Cabinet with 20 new initiatives which will: Help Plymouth […]