Accessible Housing for Disabled People
ABLEize lists a number of accessible housing and housing options for the disabled such as wheelchair users, those with learning disabilities and a range of mobility of mental health issues. Websites and services listed here include local council authority accessible housing schemes and properties to let suitable for disabled including housing for wheelchair users offering independent living and greater freedom and accessibility.
Please check the individual sites below and make contact if necessary to ascertain the levels of accessibility provided. If you are looking for housing associations that offer accessible housing for a range of disabilities your best bet would be to contact your nearest and largest housing association and ask them about accessible houses, flats and housing, all housing associations have accessible housing but are not always included on their website.
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A dedicated property company specialising in accessible lettings in London. Branch Properties offers services to find purpose-built, adapted or modified housing to meet the accommodation needs of the disabled. Check out their landlord letting and full management services including how to get a valuation as well as property alerts for disabled tenants.
Set up to provide accessible housing, care and support to disabled people. Includes housing for wheelchair users with details of how to apply for housing in the Staines, Middlesex areas.
Article providing details of meeting basic access needs getting into and out of a building including access ramps, lifts and the importance of handrails on stairs.
Disability Wales site providing information for anybody seeking an accessible housing in Wales. Includes useful contacts with details of how to apply for social housing.
Hampshire based trust working with disabled people to find accessible housing that meets their needs. Registered provider of affordable and social housing in Hampshire.
Highlights accessible housing in areas of Glasgow with a map of providers and registration details. Site includes a range of useful information, services and support for disabled people, their family and carers.
Accessible housing provider promoting disabled friendly homes including housing for wheelchair users throughout the UK. Site includes a searchable location map, housing support details and how to become a tenant.
An interesting article from the Independent that highlights Britain’s 8.4 million registered disabled people and the findings that their accessible property needs are ignored by most estate agents. An interesting read.
Details of how to apply for accessible housing in Liverpool including housing for wheelchair users with facts, contact details and information about waiting lists. Includes a downloadable application form.
Offers information about accessible housing for people with disabilities throughout the UK. Offers a freephone helpline.
Accessible and adapted residential property and homes for sale and rent. Includes retirement property, social housing and wheelchair accessible holiday accommodation for the disabled.
Details of accessible and disabled friendly housing in London. Including housing for wheelchair users and a range of other disabilities and special needs.
Disabled Persons Housing Service, Aberdeen City resource for disabled accessible housing. Includes contacts for further details and advice with links to housing providers across Scotland.