2016 October

Month: October 2016

CEAC Certified Environmental Access Consultant

PMC  October 1, 2016    pmc  Jeff Conner

In the U.S., the physically challenged population is a rapidly growing segment already estimated at greater than 49 million people. Recent advances in medical technology have enhanced the life quality of catastrophically injured and seriously ill individuals. People are also living longer, and in terms of accessibility, the physically challenged population now includes the elderly, who add significantly to the number of persons depending on specialists in accessible home modifications and independent living solutions to address their aging-in-place needs.…