Minor Adaption Service

An adaptations service is available where the public may refer directly to the One Stop Shop for simple adaptations without waiting for an assessment from the Occupational Therapy Service.

Minor adaptations that can be provided with no further assessment are:

1. Visual Impairment needs

External Steps (highlighted in paint)

2. External Rails

Main entrance support rails (one entrance only)

Plastic Grabs Rails

3. Access

Key Safes

4. Internal rails

Wooden banister rail
Newel grab rail
Plastic grab rail (Shower)
Plastic grab rail (Bath)

To request a minor adaptation or speak to a member of the team regarding the service, please telephone 01595 741368 or call along 2 Harbour Street, Lerwick.

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Loans/Grants in Specific Limited Circumstances

Grants are available to provide standard amenities to a property for the first time, where the applicant has occupied the property as their main home for a minimum of five years.