Monthly Archives: July 2010

20th Anniversary Of The Americans With Disabilities Act

Today marks the 20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act that was signed into law on July 26, 1990, by President George H. W. Bush. In realty it’s a civil rights law that prohibits, under certain circumstances, discrimination based on disability. The official ADA has 5 Titles that cover employment, public entities and public [...]

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Gary Owens On Blog Talk Radio

Gary Owens just sent us a link to his conversation about his home health care product the Tender Care Bed. It’s a good interview to learn more about what inspired Gary to create products.  He talks about how important small changes to the environment improve quality of life.  You don’t want to miss this. Taking [...]

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Thinking Bigger: Making an Accessible Home Out of a Small House

Are you a person with a disability living in a small home?  Is maneuvering around your home in a wheelchair more of a challenge than you desire?  Are you finding it hard to get organized and accomplish tasks because things are in the way or out of reach?  Before you give up and move to [...]

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Aging In Place

Our friends at SES Insurance Brokerage Services just published the 2nd Quarter Newsletter with a great article from our very own Jane Hampton.  We have reposted the full article below or you can read it in the SES Insurance Brokerage Services 2nd Quarter Newsletter. Baby boomers are changing how and where they are choosing to grow [...]

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Access Features for People with Visual Impairments

Many building and remodeling contractors have some ideas as to what could be done for wheelchair access, but most are at a loss as to what features can be incorporated for diminishing eyesight. This process takes time, effort and expertise; and the access solutions should be customized to each individual’s needs. Read the full article [...]

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