A recent study showed important components of design which can support the well-being of the elderly to include a variety of spaces, comfort and safety1.
This led to discussion in the office on ‘calmness’ and various ways this can be achieved. What better source of inspiration than the poets, leaders and brave people of yesteryear?
1. Obeidat, I.M. and Obeidat, S.M., 2016. Designing for the Elderly: Comfort, Health and Well-Being. International Design Journal, 26(56), pp.1-12.