Financial Assistance for Home Renovations
December 6, 2013
Many people with disability find that making their home disability-friendly is not an option – it is necessary. For this reason, they borrow money and dig deep into their pockets to pay for home renovations. However, paying for these projects … Continue reading
The Vancouver Doorknob Ban
December 4, 2013
In November, Vancouver wrote a bylaw into their building code: all new homes built after March 2014 will need to have levers that open doors, rather than knobs. The purpose of this bylaw is to make Vancouver more accessible to … Continue reading
Is Your Home Disability-Friendly?
December 3, 2013
If you are disabled or have recently developed a disability, you are probably making changes to your home so that it is disability accessible. Depending upon your type of disability, you might be installing ramps for wheelchair access, making doorways … Continue reading
Do You Have a Portable Wheelchair Lift or Need One?
December 2, 2013
Portable wheelchair lifts can really come in handy to an individual with a disability who wants to make life more accessible. This week the Disability Living blog is discussing easy ways to make a vehicle disability-accessible. So far we have … Continue reading