Consultations by public bodies in Reading
Reading Borough Council consultation on Private Sector Renewal & Disabled Adaptations Policy, closes 7 January 2020
This consultation includes details of a proposed Health and Wellbeing Grant up to a maximum of £5,000 for home adaptations to help people live at home independently. This grant will not be based on income or savings and could cover stairlifts, ramps, deep clean, de-cluttering of essential rooms, and repair/replacement of boilers.
The consultation also proposes a discretionary, maximum top-up of £30,000, to the Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) of £30,000 which could fund extensions such as wheelchair accessible downstairs bathroom or bedrooms.
Consultations by national bodies
Treatment, care or medication guidelines
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) issues guidance to the NHS that recommends which treatments, care or medication it should make available to people.
The public is invited to comment on draft guidance before it is finalised.
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