Emerging new practices in technology to support independent community access for people with intellectual and cognitive disabilities.

  title={Emerging new practices in technology to support independent community access for people with intellectual and cognitive disabilities.},
  author={Steven E. Stock and Daniel K. Davies and Michael L. Wehmeyer and Yves Lachapelle},
  volume={28 3},
The concept of community access is a multidimensional term, which may involve issues related to physical access, knowledge and information, power and control, relationships and communications, advocacy, participation and quality of life [21]. This paper discusses historical and emerging practices and interventions related to physical access to community and community based information for individuals with cognitive disabilities such as intellectual disability, autism or traumatic brain injury… CONTINUE READING


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