Home Improvement Agencies are local, trusted organisations that help older, disabled and vulnerable people to live a good life for longer. They offer reliable information and advice and support people to make modifications to their homes as their health and needs change through later years especially.
There are nearly 200 HIAs in England, covering 82% of local authorities.
HIA sector activity in 2014/2015
Over 294,000 enquiries from vulnerable and older people, or their families, being dealt with by home improvement agencies