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[25/11/2015] The elderly may find that using a smartphone is difficult and incomprehensible, while people with disabilities may encounter problems because phone operation requires delicate motor functions. But one inventor saw no reason for it to be this way – and has found a solution to the problem. His invention is a smartphone case equipped with physical buttons.EziSmart makes smartphones more accessible for the elderly - Read more
[25/11/2015] For people with wheelchairs, walking aids or baby carriages the most common obstacles which limit their freedom of movement on a daily basis are stairs. With the campaign MapMyDay the German non-profit organization Sozialhelden e.V. and the World Health Organization (WHO) want to raise awareness and improve mobility on December 3, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.MapMyDay: Worldwide campaign to raise awareness for common barriers - Read more
[19/10/2015] Better support can greatly improve the supermarket shopping experience for people with learning disabilities, a study by an independent self-advocacy group reveals. The research, reported in the journal Learning Disability Practice, has generated a list of recommendations which are being sent to leading supermarket chains.More support needed to make shopping easier for people with learning disabilities - Read more
[15/10/2015] Whizzing down a ramp with a wheelchair and make a one handed rollover? No problem for wheelchair skaters. Even the youngest are having a lot of fun. David Lebuser has already come a long way in this discipline, and flies regularly to the World Cup in the USA. At REHACARE he shows the visitors what stunts with a wheelchair are possible. Chair skating: "Kids don’t learn tricks but see this as a huge playground" - Read more
[15/10/2015] For many, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s the place where most people meet up during a party, it’s a family’s epicenter and the favorite spot for many hobby chefs. That’s why it is all the more important that a kitchen fits its individual owners. Just what a custom kitchen might look like can be seen at the REHACARE. Kitchen Design: Island delights at the REHACARE - Read more
[15/10/2015] Traveling is not only about getting to know new places but also about getting in contact with new people and sharing experiences. However, people with disability often have trouble with this. We visited BSK-Reisen GmbH at REHACARE 2015 for an interview about traveling with disabilities.Traveling with disability: Everywhere and accessible? - Read more
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[14/10/2015] Participation in the workforce is one of the most important prerequisites for successful inclusion. If you truly want to promote and not just talk about it, you need to provide persons with disabilities with a realistic chance in the primary labor market. Numerous exhibitors introduce support and consulting options for persons with disabilities in the workplace in lectures at REHACARE 2015. Accessible workplace design makes inclusion possible in the workplace - Read more
[01/10/2015] Daily helpers are meant to be practical and easy to handle. Yet not every user shares the same prerequisites. This makes a product design that truly meets all needs difficult to achieve. This is the starting point of the Design für Alle (English: Design for All) design concept and where it wants to change things.Practical and helpful: When products benefit everyone - Read more