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ERIC Number: ED331226
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jan
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
Home Accessibility 2. Living as You Like To Live. Approaches and Entrances to Your Home.
Ensign, Arselia, Ed.
PAM Repeater, n66 Jan 1991
The brochure provides suggestions for adapting or building approaches and entrances to the home to provide full accessibility to persons with mobility limitations due to disability or age. Briefly described are modifications for ramps, landings at the top and bottom of a ramp, and door openers and locks. This publication lists 13 sources for wheelchair and stair lifting devices, six sources of special elevating devices, 20 sources of ramps, 12 sources of ramps and lifts, two special option devices, and nine sources of power door openers and locks. Drawings illustrate many modifications, a table presents figures for determining a ramp's rise, and a chart can be used to check slopes of existing walks and ramps. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community
Language: English
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; Michigan State Board of Education, Lansing.
Authoring Institution: PAM Assistance Centre, Lansing, MI.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For a related document, see EC 200 206.