Universal Design

Home Medical Solutions is proud to offer a universal design department to assist you with your home accessibility needs. 

Universal Design is based off of the following seven principles.

The design is useful and marketable to individuals with diverse abilities. 

The design accommodates a wide range of individual preferences and abilities. 

Use of the design is easy to understand, regardless of the user’s experience, knowledge, language skills, or concentration level. 

The design communicates necessary information effectively to the user, regardless of ambient conditions or the user’s sensory abilities. 

The design minimizes hazards and the adverse consequences of accidental or unwanted actions. 

The design can be used efficiently and comfortably with minimum fatigue. 

Appropriate size and space is provided for approach, reach, manipulation, and use regardless of user’s body size, posture, or mobility. 

Funding your Project

You may be eligible for funding on your project through a number of different provincial or federal services. For more information on funding please visit our resources section.