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House for all children: planning a supportive home environment for children with disabilities [videorecording]

Author: Olsen, R. V., Hutchings, B. L.
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 2000


This 32 minute video offers case studies of six families who modified their existing homes, or built new ones, to accommodate the needs of their children with disabilities. The video provides a tour of each home along with advice from the families and tips from experts in the disability field. Each case study illustrates a principle or goal that parents should consider when trying to create a supportive home for the entire family.

Further Details

Publish Location: New jersey
Publisher: Center for Architecture and Building Science Research, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Orig Pub: 32 mins.
Accession Number: 14.09.05
Keywords: child, design,modification
Reads: 200