Local offer and finding a home
You can find general information on finding a home and applying for council housing here.
If you have difficulty using your kitchen, bathroom or stairs, or getting in or out of your home, we may be able to help you to pay for some alterations with an adaptations grant.
Independent Living Agency
The Independent Living Agency is a charity that aims to maximise the potential of disabled people so that they can live their own lives. You can use direct payments to purchase the following services and items:
- Assistance with finding accommodation and training in daily living skills
- Accessible transport
- Equipment to aid daily living
- Management of direct payments and individual budgets
Unit 15 Dagenham Business Centre, 123 Rainham Road North, Dagenham RM10 7FD
020 8593 6677
You can make your claim for Housing and Council Tax Benefit online.