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The HMinfo Research Library contains an in-depth collection of materials on home modifications and related subjects.

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Design innovations for aging and Alzheimer's: creating caring environments

Author: Brawley, E. C.
Type: Book
Year: 2006


This comprehensive book covers emerging building types of adult day care and hospice and the increased use of gardens and outdoor space in environments for the aging population. Offers design solutions that extend beyond assisted-living facilities and nursing homes as they can be easily adapted for residential use. Includes photographs, line drawings, and a 16-page color insert.

Further Details

Pages: 350
Publish Location: New Jersey
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN/ISSN: 0471681180
Accession Number: July 2006
Keywords: design, housing, older, mobility, research
Reads: 260