2 edition of Independent living for the handicapped and the elderly found in the catalog.
Independent living for the handicapped and the elderly
Elizabeth Eckhardt May
Includes bibliography and index.
|Statement||Elizabeth Eckhardt May, Neva R. Waggoner, and EleanorBoettke Holte.|
|Contributions||Waggoner, Nora R., Hotte, Eleanor Boettke.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||271|
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Independent Living is a philosophy, a way of looking at disability and society, and a worldwide movement of disabled people who work for self-determination, self-respect and equal opportunities. In most countries preconceived notions and a predominantly medical view of disability contribute to negative attitudes towards people with disabilities. Daily Living Aid & Products for Seniors One of the most important ways to stay independent is to have the tools needed to accomplishing daily living activities, or DLAs. These include being able to get dressed, get up and down from a chair, bed or toilet seat and be mobile.
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