ACHIEVING ACCESSIBILITY FOR HEARING AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED
I met with a potential client in their home in Hollywood Hills, an area still considered Los Angeles in Southern California. The main reason their family chose us was that we were specifically licensed and certified in Elderly and ADA (American Disabilities Act) home upgrades and remodeling. I shared with them my experiences with my other clients who had recently had to rearrange their home because of a new disability and what they did to make their lives easier.
It is often possible to adapt or modify current and existing housing using various home modification techniques and technologies. With the main goals being, to keep a safe environment and promote independence and self care.
Continue reading below for accessibility solutions for people with visual or hearing disabilities.