Home Modification Resources
- Aging in Place in Alaska
Join University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service Energy Specialist Art Nash as he explores the concepts of Universal Design and how they relate to Aging in Place in Alaskan Homes.
- Americans with Disabilities Act Video Gallery
This service of the US Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, features videos that underscore the importance and contributions of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
- "Don't Fall for It" (English version)
This video by the San Diego Fall Prevention Task Force describes the problem of falling, common risk factors and simple steps anyone can take to lower their risk of falling. It also highlights the personal stories of three elderly individuals.
- "Don't Fall for It" ( Spanish version)
This version provides an overview of the problem, common risk factors and simple steps anyone can take to lower their risk of falling.
- Fall Prevention for Clinicians
This video by the San Diego Fall Prevention Task Force shows how you can incorporate fall prevention in your practice.
- Falling Monologues
The Falling Monologues are a series of stories reflecting the thoughts, emotions, and lessons learned by some older adults after they've fallen, developed as a creative approach to spark interest and start discussion about fall prevention.
Living With ALS Mobility, Activities of Daily Living, Home Adaptations
This video from the ALS association discusses ways to maximize the mobility, independence, safety, and comfort of persons with ALS, and includes helpful suggestions from ALS patients, families, and professionals. The video covers home adaptations and other strategies to facilitate Activities of Daily Living.
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