Homes For Life – Design

The demonstration house is based on the ‘design for dementia principals’ previously developed by Dr Rob McDonald and Bill Halsall at Liverpool John Moores University. By refurbishing a Victorian terrace, the design of this demonstrator house mimics the likelihood that any adaptive home would not be a new-build. It also provides a visual showcase from … Continue reading “Homes For Life – Design”

Design for Dementia – Products

Many of the design solutions applied to retrofitting for the elderly rely on innovative materials, products and technologies that can be easily implemented into homes. These vary considerably in complexity and cost, meaning there are products that can address all manners of complications associated with dementia and ageing. In the designing of Chris and Sally’s … Continue reading “Design for Dementia – Products”