London Borough of Hillingdon (Disabled adaptations and essential repair)
The LB Hillingdon appointed one Contractor, United Living, to enter into a comprehensive three (3) year contract to carry out Disabled Adaptations Service based around the Occupational Therapy functional needs of their residents.
Works have ranged in value from £1,000 - £30,000 and are being undertaken to over 350 properties. The range of Works and Services undertaken is varied and is based solely on functional needs of residents which have included:
Shower / Bathroom Adaptation
Installation of Specialist WC Toilets:
Clos-o-mat / Geberit & Associated Works
Internal Modifications / Multi Alterations Throughout Dwelling
External Alterations to Provide Improve Accessibility to the Property; Typically in the Form of Raised Platforms, Hard-Standings, Access Ramps & Hand-railing