Related Links and Resources for Universal Design

Two groups are already at work evaluating how to increase incorporation of Universal Design in development in Fairfax County to achieve more livable communities: The Building for All Committee (BFAC) and The Universal Design Development Process Work Group.

For more information about the planning process, contact the Planning Division of the Department of Planning and Zoning at 703-324-1380, TTY 711.

For more information on Universal Design

Please contact:

Jill West, Customer Service Ombudsman
Department of Public Works & Environmental Services
12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 216
Fairfax, VA 22035

Telephone: 703-324-1528, TTY 711


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Low Cost Home Modifications

Funding Assistance Programs

Finding the Project Help You Need

Accessibility Fundamentals

What Do You Require When Looking for Accessible Housing

VHDA's Focus on Accessibility

AARP Home Design Resources

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Technology Options

Assistive Technology - What it can do for you?

Virginia Assistive Technology System

Foundation for Rehabilitation Equipment and Endowment

Information and Assistance

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The Center for Universal Design

A national information, technical assistance, and research center that evaluates, develops, and promotes accessible and universal design in housing, commercial and public facilities, outdoor environments, and products.

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