The Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG), which is means tested, helps to pay for essential home adaptations. You could have better freedom of movement into and around your home and access to essential facilities within the home.

These adaptations include:

  • grab rails
  • stairlifts
  • ramps
  • improved lighting and heating

DFGs are the responsibility of your local District or Borough Council housing authority. To access more information, support and advice please contact the Home Environment Assessment and Response Team (HEART) who provide this service for all residents in Warwickshire. The HEART service may also be able to support you with:

  • adaptations and home improvement
  • repairs
  • safety matters
  • benefits
  • grants or loans for essential building work

HEART North

For residents of North Warwickshire, Nuneaton and Bedworth and Rugby Borough Council’s please contact:

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council
Town Hall
Nuneaton
Warwickshire
CV11 5AA

Telephone: 024 7637 6294
Email: [email protected]

HEART South

For residents of Warwick and Stratford on Avon Council’s please contact:

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council
Town Hall
Nuneaton
Warwickshire
CV11 5AA

Telephone: 024 7637 6299
Email: [email protected]