Disabilities grant to adapt Midlothian houses

Almost 30 properties across Midlothian are to be adapted to help the lives of people with disabilities and other special needs.

Housing and care specialist Blackwood is to invest £5,000 in upgrading 27 local homes.

The housing agency has been awarded more than £403,000 from the Scottish Government to fund vital work, which will dramatically change the lives of those involved.

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