Building, parks, and other outdoor spaces

Two older adults wakking in Cumberland Seniors Park, Ottawa.

“It is imperative that we provide opportunities to access public spaces with minimal barriers. The idea is to get everyone active and involved in their communities.” - John Lewis, University of Waterloo

Organizations that may fit into this sector

  • Planning departments (e.g. private, not-for-profit, provincial, federal)
  • Municipal departments (e.g. planning, economic development , parks and recreation)
  • Conservation authorities
  • Architects, engineers, landscape architects

Building, parks, and other outdoor spaces within the dementia context

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