Annotated Web Links

Annotated Web Links are an edited collection of international and national websites containing information relevant to home modifications, ageing and disability.

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A Friendly House

This website looks at features of houses that promote accessibility for all. From the website: "A friendly house is one that is designed and built...

A.D.A. Accessibility Guidelines

This US site elaborates on the Americans with Disabilities Act, describing the scoping and technical requirements for accessibility to buildings and f...

This is a comprehensive site that provides information on universal design for the home. This section focus on Livable Communities. The dimensions pro...


The Abledata website was designed to provide access to information and details on assistive devices for people with disabilities. The site features an...

Access Brisbane - a guide to access and facilities for people with disabilities plus stories, art and feedback.

Welcome to Access Brisbane: a guide to access and facilities for people with disabilities plus stories, art and feedback.The central part of the web s...

Access to the Built Environment

Accessibility to the built environment affects a large number of people within society. It is accepted throughout the European Union that at any one t...

Access Unlimited:

Access Unlimited began in 1993, when mobility meant vans and lifts. Our visionary approachthat any person with any disability should be able to choose...

Access VA

2008 is a Virginia based service which provides links and information on accessible housing resources and Centres for Independent Living in Vi...

Accessible Gardening

Managed as part of a site for avid gardeners, this page contains a list of books about accessible gardening. Each book is pictured with a brief synops...

Adaptive Access - We make your life easier

The US based adaptive access website has information regarding wheelchair accessible home construction, handicapped home modifications and remodelling...

Administration on Aging

This website is specifically designed for seniors and includes information on remodelling the home and independent living. Provides links to many orga...

Aging in Place Initiative - Developing Livable Communities for All Ages

Aging in Place is an initiative of Partners for Livable Communities (Partners) and the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging. It was develope...

Alzheimer's Australia

News, fact sheets, service information and events to raise the awareness of dementia. The tab Understanding Dementia and Memory Lossis particularly in...

American Society on Aging: Technology, Accessibility & Transportation

This topic page calledTechnology, Accessibility & Transportationoffers information and web seminars on developments in technology to assist elderly pe...

Association of Consultants in Access, Australia Inc.

This is an extensive site that contains information on past, current and future research projects, policies, practice, legal outcomes, educational iss...

AT Resources: Home Modifications

The 'How To' page provides information on making homes and workplaces accessible and provides examples of successful modifications. The 'Find it Now' ...

Australian Building Codes Board

This is an extensive site, reflecting the Australian Building Codes Boards range of documentation. In addition this site features a listing of educati...

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute

A national research organisation, specialising in housing and urban research and policy. This web link was current as of March 28th 2014.

Backyard Blitz - Accessible Playground at the Children's Hospital at Westmead

The Backyard Blitz website archive is contained in the Burke's Backyard website. The archive links to a PDF factsheet (Episode 15, Wednesday Octeber 8...

Boundless Playground

This Web site is useful for those who are interest in creating a safe and accessible play area for children with disabilities. The site gives a virtua...

Canadian Association of Occupational Therapy - Position Statement Universal design and occupational therapy (2009)

Universal design creates environments, materials and tools that provide accessibility, adaptability, ease of use, and safety. Occupational therapists ...

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation

A general site regarding housing with site index for ease of use. Information relating to older people and people with a disability is distributed thr...

Canterbury Concepts Grabrails

This website advertises and demonstrates the products available from Canterbury Concepts Grabrails. A hilight of the website is the product demonstrat...

The home modification and repair page offers valuable information to carers and consumers alike. It lists possible funding sources, things to be wary ...