Housing Repair Programs, Residential Adaptations for Disabilities Program at Main Administrative Site

Provided By Manitoba Housing

Service Description

* provides financial assistance to make adaptations to homes and rental housing units by eligible homeowners with low-incomes, plus landlords who have tenants with low incomes

* is for adaptations that will help increase the mobility, safety, independence of a person in the home who finds it difficult to do everyday tasks

* is for Eligible Disabilities or Limitations that may be related to mobility, agility, endurance, sight, hearing, mental capacity (poor memory or mental difficulties)

* includes (but is not limited to):
  • installing handrails in hallways, stairways
  • changes to Kitchen, bathroom, laundry room storage areas
  • installing lever handles on doors, sinks, bathtubs
  • installing grab bars in the kitchen, bathroom, bedroom
  • installing wheel chair ramps
  • widening entryways, interior doors
  • changing tubs, sinks, vanities, toilets
  • installing lift systems in bathrooms, bedrooms
  • changing floor covering
  • moving plumbing, electrical
* may provide up to $16,000 ($19,000 if the property is located in a northern or remote community) to qualified homeowners or landlords for eligible adaptations

* does NOT cover work done before program approval - such work is not eligible for financial assistance

* may have further conditions that apply - contact our office for details
  • Address

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    352 Donald St, Ste 200
    Winnipeg
    MB, R3B 2H8
    Canada
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