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Design for Aging Committee

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    Free and open to the public

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    Knowledge Community

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    Professionals

Welcome Home - the Transformation of a Traditional Nursing Home

Join the Design for Aging Committee in January for “Welcome Home” - an exploration of affordability in long term care, deinstitutionalization of health care environments, and an answer to the question “what can be done with those dreadful old nursing homes?”

Diane Dooley AIA and Bill Lassetter of DiMella Shaffer will present a case study of the renovation of the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home. Using lessons learned from the organization’s award-winning sister facility, the Leonard Florence Center for Living urban GreenHouse® community, this major renovation incorporates essential components of the GreenHouse® concept and transforms the traditional 30 year old legacy nursing facility into residential environments that support and enhance the quality life of residents.

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For those who qualify, 1.5 LU/HSWs are available.

To learn more about the Design for Aging Committee, visit architects.org/committees/design-aging-committee

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Leading-Edge, Sustainable Stadium Design

Professional sports stadiums form large complexes with enormous impacts on the environment and local communities. In this video/CEU the executives and consultants involved in the design and daily operation of Gillette Stadium and Mercedes-Benz Stadium discuss the challenges and opportunities of sustainable stadium design.

Executives and consultants involved in the design and daily operation of Gillette Stadium and Mercedes-Benz Stadium discuss the challenges and opportunities of sustainable stadium design.

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