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Universal Design for Seniors and Disabled Document List

Summary: Our library below features 8 published articles, research papers, and documents from the Disabled World Universal Design category. Although some of these documents may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created. You can also receive our latest communications as soon as they are released by subscribing to our Universal Design RSS feed.

Universal Design Publications

Japan's Adoption of Universal Design Ahead of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
Japan promotes universal design for inclusive society that is comfortable and accessible to everyone regardless of age, nationality and ability ahead of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Publish Date: 2017/02/23

Makerspaces: Universal Design and Accessibility
University of Washington researchers release new guidelines aimed at ensuring makerspaces are accessible to people with disabilities.
Publish Date: 2015/08/06 - Updated: 2019/05/27

Accessible Bathroom Solutions
Independence in the bathroom is one of the most challenging tasks for accessibility and safety in the home.
Publish Date: 2013/06/03 - Updated: 2022/01/29

Assessing Your Home Accessibility Needs
People with disabilities who are considering the purchase of a home need to assess their accessibility needs.
Publish Date: 2013/01/19 - Updated: 2022/02/24

Panther Inclusive Technology
Review of Panther Technology a company dedicated to combining advancements in design technology user interface and Universal Design by providing technological access for everyone.
Publish Date: 2012/10/22 - Updated: 2021/07/09

Increasing Accessible Storage
Tips to help you stretch and organize your living space with universally designed accessible storage.
Publish Date: 2011/05/05 - Updated: 2022/04/09

Obama Administration's Funding for Assisted Living Senior Housing
Obama Administration Funding for Assisted Living Senior Housing Poses Challenge in Converting Existing Structures.
Publish Date: 2010/08/02

Home Remodeling for Universal Needs
Designing open spaces and wide home entryways give access to wheelchairs and help prevent injuries using universal design ideas.
Publish Date: 2009/02/10

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