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Exploring the interaction between people, design, and activity. Good Fit Poor Fit is part of The Universal Design Project, a nonprofit organization with a vision for every community across the USA to have a surplus of homes and opportunities for social participation that are universally and financially accessible. Learn more at universaldesign.org.

Exploring the interaction between people, design, and activity. Good Fit Poor Fit is part of The Universal Design Project, a nonprofit organization with a vision for every community across the USA to have a surplus of homes and opportunities for social participation that are universally and financially accessible. Learn more at universaldesign.org.

Location:

United States

Description:

Exploring the interaction between people, design, and activity. Good Fit Poor Fit is part of The Universal Design Project, a nonprofit organization with a vision for every community across the USA to have a surplus of homes and opportunities for social participation that are universally and financially accessible. Learn more at universaldesign.org.

Language:

English

Contact:

540-908-3473


Episodes

066: Non-Traditional OT Practice

12/3/2021
Discussion regarding the dynamic shift in the occupational therapy profession and emerging areas of practice. Source

Duration:00:28:07

065: Learned Creativity

11/16/2021
Our Design Advisors get candid about how they channeled their creative side to make a good fit when there was no available or affordable option. Source

Duration:00:20:31

064: Forever Homes

11/8/2021
The concept of a forever home and why most Americans want to remain in their homes for long periods of time, even if it is no longer a good fit. Source

Duration:00:17:05

063: Conversations about Flooring

11/2/2021
Our Design Advisors share how flooring an be a good or poor fit in another episode of our candid conversations series! Source

Duration:00:29:02

062: Conversations about Bedrooms

10/25/2021
Our Design Advisors get candid about how the design of bedrooms and closets can be a good fit or poor fit. Source

Duration:00:26:09

061: UD and Me: Rachel Melvin

10/18/2021
OT student, Rachel Melvin, shares her favorite UD things and how she became interested in an internship with our organization. Source

Duration:00:09:52

060: Conversations about Outside Pathways

10/11/2021
Our Design Advisors get candid about how the design of pathways to the front door can be a good fit or poor fit. Source

Duration:00:25:21

059: UD and Me: Nicole Grinberg

9/3/2021
Our new interior design student, Nicole, sits down with the team to share what spawned her passion for universal design. Source

Duration:00:15:11

058: UD and Me: Maria Lindbergh

8/25/2021
We welcome a very special guest today to discuss some favorite UD features and ideas! Source

Duration:00:14:24

057: Visitability

8/18/2021
Perspectives on UD features that can make homes welcoming for a wide variety of people. Source

Duration:00:27:39

056: UD and Me: Viola Dwyer

8/11/2021
What brought one of our most vocal design advisors to the world of universal design? Today we get to find out! Source

Duration:00:13:53

055: Most Common UD Features

8/4/2021
Today we chat about the top 3 UD features that come up in most conversations about accessible design. Source

Duration:00:26:56

054: UD and Me: Matthew Shapiro

7/28/2021
Learn more about Matthew's favorite UD things and how 6 Wheels Consulting is impacting the community. Source

Duration:00:21:26

053: Public Restrooms

7/21/2021
What do some of our Design Advisors have to say about the accessibility (or lack thereof) in public restrooms? Source

Duration:00:18:24

052: Temporary Disabilities

7/14/2021
An interview series to learn more about the effect of temporary disabilities on everyday life. Source

Duration:00:30:58

051: Trash Day!

7/7/2021
A chat about the smelly challenge of trash and some UD ideas that could make it easier for everyone! Source

Duration:00:19:32

050: 50th Episode Celebration!

7/2/2021
A look back at some of our favorite moments from our first 50 episodes! Source

Duration:00:17:04

049: The Great Outdoors

6/8/2021
A chat about inclusive and accessible outdoor recreation, just in time for the summer! Source

Duration:00:32:35

048: Summer Vacation!

5/24/2021
It's almost that time of year--summer vacation! Today we talk about vacation rentals and accessibility. Source

Duration:00:21:45

047: COVID Long Haulers

5/17/2021
How can universal design be used to support COVID long haulers? Tune into our newest episode to find out! Source

Duration:00:17:19