Guidance, Resource and Exhibition Centers
These guidance, resource and exhibition centers - located in 8 regional branches - consist of model apartments which display the range of equipment available to allow the handicapped person to function independently at home. Volunteer, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists and others, advise visitors as to which apparatus may help to overcome their particular limitation.
The visitor can try out the items before buying or borrowing them, and receive advice about where to obtain them. A computerized resource library links the centers to global information on assistive devices and residential adaptation.