Why does the outdoor environment matter?

Date added: May 20, 2014
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Authors: Máire Cox

Research by Inclusive Design for Getting Outdoors (I’DGO) has found that the design of Britain’s gardens, streets, neighbourhoods and open spaces affects older people’s ability to age well and live independently by supporting, or preventing, access for all.

This summary of research findings from both phases of I’DGO includes key messages and implications for professionals and policy makers.

file_downloadSummary of research findings from both phases of I'DGO