Trainning on "Dementia and Town Planning"

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A online learning tool to help town planners understand their role in creating better environments for people living with dementia, launched by the RTPI.

Inclusive Design Awards Judging Guidance

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This guidance aims to assist organisations when judging schemes nominated for awards, in terms of their success in creating an inclusive environment which provides suitable solutions for as many people as possible and it has been produced by the Access Association. The guidance sets out the general principals of inclusive design which schemes should be expected to satisfy.

Inclusive Design in the Built Environment Who do we design for?

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This handbook has been prepared to accompany training delivered on behalf of Welsh Government during 2016. It also provides a resource for anyone seeking to understand more about inclusive design and its application.

Equality Challenge Unit (ECU)

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Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) provides a series of resources for staff and students in relation to inclusive design. The guidance will help understand how to deliver inclusive support services, develop accessible campus environments and make everyone feel welcome in further and higher education institutions.

Metricity: Exploring new measures of urban density

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The Metricity study proposes alternative measures of urban density that respond to more fluid patterns of living and working – and tests them through design scenarios for Ebbsfleet in Kent. It is aimed at those in urban planning roles.

Capture It: A future workplace for the multi-generational knowledge worker (Part 2)

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A volume of essays which explore the implications for workplace design as four generations share the same environment for the first time in the history of the office. For people who want to have a better understanding of a demographic phenomenon that has the potential to reshape where and how we work. (Part 2)

Capture It: A future workplace for the multi-generational knowledge worker (Part 1)

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A volume of essays which explore the implications for workplace design as four generations share the same environment for the first time in the history of the office. For people who want to have a better understanding of a demographic phenomenon that has the potential to reshape where and how we work. (Part 1)

Design for Dementia Improving dining and bedroom environments in care homes

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This publication explores how better product design can improve quality of life for care home residents with dementia. It is aimed at care providers, manufacturers and designers. The design ideas and principles that have been developed are a practical response to challenge of cognitive decline and can be retrofitted to existing care homes as well as applied to new developments.

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