Design, Dignity, Dementia: dementia-related design and the built environment

Alzheimer’s Disease International Across two volumes, including 84 case studies, the report looks at design in home/domestic settings, day and residential care, hospitals and public buildings and spaces. The report makes a strong statement that design for dementia is 30 years behind the physical disabilities movement – and that this must change! Source:

How different are elderly care systems around the world?

With quality of life improving and medical care advancing across the globe, the human population is ageing. An investigation into how elderly care systems differ on a country-by-country basis, with some more reliant on state support than others UK, USA, Canada, Italy, Belgium and Germany covered in the INFORMATION