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Age-Friendly Housing Forum: Age-Friendly Housing Design
Age-Friendly Housing Forum: Age-Friendly Housing Design
11/2/202255:16

Age-friendly home design is an important component of successful aging. Many people experience disabilities as they grow older, and typical homes can be unsafe and can even limit someone’s activities. The costs of home modifications, repairs, and maintenance can be prohibitive. Hear from experts about Universal Design, SMART home technologies, and assistance programs that help people extend the years they can live safely and comfortably at home.

Moderator: Richard Duncan, RL Mace Universal Design Institute

Speakers include:
Tyler Schrenk, The Tyler Schrenk Foundation
Sokha Danh, Seattle Office of Housing
Naomi Namekata, Washington Assistive Technology Act Program
Maria Kelley, Washington Assistive Technology Act Program

This video is one of a three-part series titled "Where Will Seattle's Older Adults Live." Watch the others in this series:

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