In November Archadia presented their research into Dementia friendly environments in Extra Care Housing at the International Dementia Conference and Care show in Birmingham. The research was part of an exhibition curated by the Dementia Centre at Stirling University exploring innovative practice and ideas for dementia.
Archadia are delighted that their design for Castlemaine Court in Byfleet, Surrey for Crowns Simmons Housing was announced as the Best Designed Development by Inside Housing magazine at their Top 60 Developments Awards 2015 ceremony http://archadia.co.uk/project/castlemaine-court-2/
We are delighted to announce that Mark Slater, formerly Associate, has recently accepted Directorship with Archadia and Sophie Morley has accepted Associateship. These promotions are in recognition of their professional commitment and drive to help develop the Practice into the future.
Ashton Court is a sheltered housing scheme for older people in Camden owned by Origin Housing. The existing building is in need of renovation and many of the properties are well below current standards. Archadia have developed a design to remodel the interior providing larger more accessible apartments and introduced balconies for residents. The communal…