In Focus with Martin Sheen Exploring Universal Design in the Home

The producers of In Focus with Martin Sheen are pleased to announce an upcoming report exploring how universal design concepts are being incorporated into the American home. 

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In Focus with Martin Sheen is an independently produced television program airing on public television stations around the country. The show is hosted by the iconic American actor Martin Sheen. Mr. Sheen has a long history in the entertainment industry as well as a reputation for his philanthropy and work with charitable causes. In Focus Martin Sheenexplores advancements in society on the technological, medical and social fronts.

Universal design is a concept that suggests that homes and businesses should be accessible to people with a variety of disabilities. Architects and interior designers are working to create floor plans for the home that include wide doorways, entrances with ramp access and appliances and fixtures that are within reach of persons in wheelchairs. More and more homes are incorporating elements of universal design to increase access for people with a variety of mobility issues.

In Focus with Martin Sheen is planning on airing the pieces later this year. In Focus with Martin Sheen can be reached through the show's official website at infocusptv.com or on Facebook at facebook.com/InFocusMartinSheen for more information.

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