quinta-feira, 16 de junho de 2011
Enabled by Design
It's all about people-powered products: We are a community of people passionate about well designed everyday products. By sharing our loves, hates and ideas, we can challenge the one-size-fits-all approach to assistive equipment through the use of clever modern design.
Enabled by Design is a social business run on a not-for-profit basis for the benefit of our community.
Enabled by Design was inspired by co-founder Denise Stephens' experiences following her diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis in 2003. Having suffered a series of disabling relapses and hospital admissions, Denise was assessed by an Occupational Therapist (OT) and given a range of assistive equipment to help her to be as independent as possible. Although this equipment made a huge difference to her life, she became frustrated as her home started to look more and more like a hospital. But Denise had an idea...
More info: http://enabledbydesign.org/lovehates/#comments-open