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Summary Bulletin: Home Modification and Childrens Growth

Authors: L. Oram
Illustrators: M. Svenger
Published: 5th July 2005
Audience: Consumers, Government/NGOs/Peaks, Industry, Librarians/Researchers/Students
ISBN: 1 86487 759 6

Abstract

This bulletin tackles the issues around prescribing home modifications for children. It lists the significant Australian Standards to consider, factors relevant to carers, anthropometric considerations and adjustable products and supplier details.

Publication History

1st edition Home modifications & children’s growth by Lara Oram, July 2005. Reprinted May 2014.

Table of Contents

Contents

Considerations for modifying homes for children 

Australian Standards 

Anthropometrics 

Adaptable Housing 

Home Safety & Accidents 

Caring for the Carer 10

Products 

Checklist

Bibliography 

Tables

Table 1. Important Measurements 

Table 2. Products for children’s home access and safety 



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