Development at Ravenswood

Archadia are delighted to be working with the charity Norwood to develop their site at Ravenswood to create new facilities for residents and the public that will include the best in design for disability. Ravenswood was set up in 1953 by four families aiming to provide education and care for their children and for others…

Archadia Speak at Commons Select Committee

Last week Sophie and Patrick were invited by the Communities and Local Government Committee to give evidence on other models of older peoples housing in connection with the Committee’s inquiry into Housing for Older People. Patrick joined Anna Kear, Executive Director of UK Cohousing Network and Maria Brenton, Cohousing Consultant to the Older Women’s Cohousing…

We did it! Archadia Completes Ironman Challenge

On 3rd November the Archadia team completed their Ironman (and Ironlady) challenge to raise money for 1st Fetcham Scouts new headquarters. The day started early with a run or walk in a misty Bushy Park then cycling followed by an open air swim in Hampton pool. Everyone contributed to the best of their abilities, special…

Maidment Court Site Visit

Archadia director Jean Hanna visited Maidment Court this weekend, this large assisted living development for Methodist Homes is almost complete. The contemporary design is an exciting new feature along the seafront in Poole and the top floor provides some stunning views. This is the second phase of the development, the first being care suites to…