Welcome to SPH Planning & Consulting Limited (SPH)
Accessibility planning is a profession that crosses many disciplines – architecture, urban planning, interior design and construction to name a few. SPH brings experience in all of these areas to projects that recognize the importance of inclusion – access for people of all ages and abilities. We are a recognized leader in accessibility planning, inclusive design and construction. SPH approaches all projects with the principles of universal design as a guiding force.
Offers professional services related to the planning, design and construction of inclusive environments, policies, programs and services;
Develops strategic accessibility plans and project briefs for public and private sector organizations;
Conducts building audits and reviews architectural/site plans to evaluate the level of accessibility compliance – according to building codes, standards, guidelines and other related best practice criteria; and
Researches local, national and international best practices in equal access and universal design to inform all projects that we are involved in.
Visit our Services page for more information and contact us to discuss how we can assist your organization in achieving its goals and objectives.
SPH can advise homeowners on work related to planning, designing...
A sample of accessibility planning services that we can provide...
A Facility Accessibility Audit is an examination of a building's interior and exterior environments...
As described in Architectural Record, "An agency employs subtle design strategies to better serve its visually impaired clientele..."
This guide "includes recommended upgrades and modifications that building owners can make to..."
"Design could play a powerful role in the battle for equitable public restrooms, but outdated code poses a serious problem..."
Between July 2016 and February 2017, we will be consulting with Canadians on planned accessibility legislation..."