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Inclusive Design Hub for the Built Environment

The Design Council (UK) has created the Inclusive Design Hub for the built environment. It covers buildings and outdoor spaces, in all phases of development including planning, design and construction, right through to the management of those buildings and places. It is a collection of resources and we do not promote the use of one over the other.

Lifetime Homes Design Guide

The guide describes the design requirements for accessible homes that will meet the differing and changing needs of households as they experience life events. 

lifetimehomes.org.uk/pages/lifetime-homes-design-guide.html

Year: 
2011
Author: 
Chris Goodman

Building for Everyone

This document provides comprehensive best practice guidance on how to design, build and manage buildings and spaces so that they can be readily accessed and used by everyone, regardless of age, size ability or disability.

universaldesign.ie./guidelinesampstandards/builtenvironment/buildingforeveryone

Author: 
Centre for Excellence in Universal Design

Sociability: Social Media for People with a Disability

This is an Australian resource that considers the widest range of social media and how to make it  across the spectrum of ability.

mediaaccess.org.au/online-media/social-media

Improving the Accessibility of Social Media in Government

This website was created to help government agencies create great customer experiences through a mix of guidance on legal mandates and best practice.

National Trail Surfaces Study

This report provides the results of the longitudinal study of the firmness and stability of trail surface materials located at Bradford Woods, at Indiana University. It also provides the national survey results of trail managers administered by Oklahoma State University on the types and characteristics of trail surfaces currently being used around the country.

ncaonline.org/resources/articles/trails-surfacestudy-finalreport.shtml

Year: 
2014
Author: 
Nicole Montembeault and Sherril York, Ph.D

Raising the Floor

This resource seeks to educate and support making the web and mobile technologies accessible to everyone with disability, literacy and aging-related barriers, regardless of their economic status.

raisingthefloor.org/

Disaster Resources for People with Disabilities and Others with Access and Functional Needs, Emergency Managers & Planners & Disability-focused Organizations

June Isaacson Kailes offers a comprehensive set of conceptual, policy and practical guidance on emergency management for people with functional limitations

http://www.jik.com/disaster.html

Author: 
June Isaacson Kailes
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