Our policy briefings and reports focus on the issues around accessible housing and inclusive design. Our research reports deliver in-depth analysis on issues such as the impact of adaptations, housing need, welfare reform, and the allocation of properties designed specifically for wheelchair users.

 

Reports and briefings — articles for 2011

Space to Move: Making efficient use of homes for wheelchair users

Space to Move looks at the allocation of wheelchair standard homes within social housing. It is a follow on report from Mind the Step, which estimated the unmet housing need among wheelchair users in England. Space to Move focuses on the London region where only about one in three wheelchair standard homes are allocated to wheelchair users – nationally the figure is one in five.

Read Space to Move: Making efficient use of homes for wheelchair users…