Inclusive and accessible housing design for people with complex needs

Based on their hands on experience working with end users, occupational therapists can help to advise on the application of good practice guidance to ensure usability for people with not only mobility impairments but sensory and cognitive impairments including dementia and learning disability.

There are a number of excellent evidence based best practice guides produced by specialists. It is how these are interpreted and applied in each setting that is key to ensuring that housing with care is fit for purpose.

In addition to key resources below, these pages provide access to information relating to this topic under the following headings: