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4 key elements of effective living spaces for seniors

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The recipe for inclusive and innovative design for seniors living comes down to four key ingredients, writes Simon Drysdale.

Renowned English author and architectural critic Reyner Banham argued principles of modern design should always consider human engagement, foster interaction and be sympathetic to the environment.

This is particularly the case when it comes to designing seniors living spaces, such as lifestyle communities and residential aged care, where good design is informed directly by the needs of those who will use the space now and into the future.

To read the full article, please visit the Australian Ageing Agenda website.



Source:
Simon Drysdale, 2020, Australian Ageing Agenda (https://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/)

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