Home Modification Resources

Video List

  • 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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A project of the National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification,
in affiliation with the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence, funded by the Archstone Foundation.
Located at the University of Southern California Andrus Gerontology Center, Los Angeles, California 90089-0191 (213) 740-1364.