Multifamily Podcast

Disability-Forward Housing with Allie Cannington

Corey Aber and Steve Guggenmos

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In this episode, Steve and Corey discuss housing that is designed for individuals with disabilities, and how accessible and inclusive housing have evolved over time. They are joined by Allie Cannington, Senior Manager of Advocacy and Organizing at The Kelsey – an organization whose mission is to pioneer disability-forward housing solutions that open doors to more homes and opportunities for everyone.

  • Chapter 1: 0:00 – Background on The Kelsey
  • Chapter 2: 8:45 – Evolution of disability-forward design
  • Chapter 3: 20:00 – Challenges and solutions
  • Chapter 4: 31:15 – How do developers get started?

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