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Bathroom Planning For People With Disabilities

Author: Independent Living Centre N.S.W.,, Gibson, A.
Type: Book
Year: 1995


This booklet is intended to provide guidelines in planning a bathroom for a person with special needs. The home planner will find it a useful reference for spatial requirements for access by people with disabilities and for the positioning of fixtures. The planner should be aware that standards and government legislation change and available appliances and user equipment also change as technology improves.

Further Details

Pages: 17 p.
Edition: 2nd
Publish Location: Sydney, NSW
Publisher: Independent Living Centre N.S.W.
Accession Number: 7.8.03
Notes: Prepared by the Occupational Therapy staff of the Independent Living Centre, N.S.W. in consultation with people with disabilities and the Disability Housing Unit, N.S.W. Dept. of Housing
Keywords: mobility, bathroom/toilet/lavatory, design
Reads: 218