FOI request (FOIR-121926667)
Disabled Facilities Grant
Requested Fri 31 May 2019
Responded Mon 10 June 2019
Please provide the information in the space provided below at the end of each question & please add the time period for questions a and b
INFORMATION BEING REQUESTED
1/ The number of DFG / disabled grant funded major bathroom adaptations* that were carried out by your council in:-
a/ the last or the most recent 12 months you have data for. ANSWER _________________THIS WAS FOR THE TIME PERIOD ______________________
b/ the previous 12 months. ANSWER _________________ THIS WAS FOR THE TIME PERIOD ______________________
Finally please also confirm:-
c/ the number of DFG / disabled grant funded major bathroom adaptations* that your council has budgeted for, or plan / expect to make in the next 12 months. ANSWER _________________
(*Classed as being a bathroom adaptation that included the removal and replacement of a bath with a showering facility)
Q1A - In the last financial year (1st April 2018 - 31st March 2019) we have completed 99 bathroom adaptations, these were all level access showers.
Q1B - In the previous financial year (1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018) we completed 77 bathroom adaptations, these were all level access showers
QC - We do not have a specific budget or plan for major bathroom adaptations in the next 12 months, it depends on the referrals that we receive. It is expected that we will complete over 70 bathroom adaptations in the next 12 months based on previous years.
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