Universal Design Guidelines Dementia Friendly Dwellings for People with Dementia, their Families and Carers

Creating an environment that can be used by all people, regardless of their age, size, disability or ability.

The National Disability Authority’s Centre for Excellence in Universal Design has a statutory role to promote the achievement of excellence in universal design in:

  • the design of the built and external environment
  • product/service design
  • information and communications technologies (ICT)
  • the development and promotion of standards
  • education and professional development
  • raising awareness of universal design

Universal Design Guidelines Dementia Friendly Dwellings for People with Dementia, their Families and Carers (PDF, 84MB)

Year: 
2015
Author: 
Tom Grey, Maria Pierce, Suzanne Cahill, and Mark Dyer
Publisher: 
Center for Excellence in Universal Design, National Disability Authority