Posts Tagged ‘Design’

Reid My Mind Radio: Improving Access to Buildings & Facilities for People with Low Vision

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

With millions of Baby Boomers expected to experience Low Vision, taking vision loss into consideration just makes sense.

A person scaling the side of a large glass building!
New guidelines detail how to improve facilities  including indoor and outdoor spaces for those with Low Vision.

Listen up…!

 

Resource:

 

Design Guidelines for the Visual Environment

 

Reid My Mind Radio: Access To Print Part 1

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

This is the first installment of a two part look at additional tools being researched to provide improved access to print for those with vision loss. First up we take a look at research into the characteristics of a typeface that can aid children with low vision to become proficient readers.

 

 

Reid My Mind Radio – The Fashion Passion

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

In this latest production for Gatewave Radio, we learn about someone interested in addressing the challenges faced by those with vision loss when it comes to fashion.

This entrepreneurial design student with the “Fashion Passion” wants to help create “fashion Accessibility.”

She’s looking for input…

Take a listen and then send her some input…

Anne Benvie