The challenges for design in aged care

As Australia’s ageing population increases, Chantelle Balliro, head of Interior Design for CHT Interiors, and Joshua McAlister, associate director of CHT Architects, talk to inside about the changes and challenges for design in the sector. inside: CHT Interiors is very involved with designing aged care and seniors living accommodation. What changes have you seen over the […]

Liveable aged-care: Ann-Maree Ruffles on new design approaches

As a leading international architectural practice in the elderly living sector, ThomsonAdsett has appointed Ann-Maree Ruffles as the new joint group director – seniors living, to lead the company’s design growth in this increasingly important and changing sector. Ann-Maree’s appointment was a highly strategic decision by ThomsonAdsett. Designing aged care and seniors living communities that […]

Specifying the right drainage for aged care projects

Stormtech is Australia’s leading drainage manufacturer and supplier, committed to delivering expert drainage solutions for the most exacting specifications.

Rethinking community-based aged care design

The aged have much to offer, and much to receive, from the younger generations. And vice-versa. Dare we ask then, why haven’t we combined aged care and senior living with education sites? Mark Trotter, director at Fulton Trotter Architects, shares his insight on the future of seniors living.

Higher life expectancy and expectations

Robert Puflett, Sydney studio leader and partner at ThomsonAdsett, says that seniors are becoming increasingly concerned with access and location as opposed to ownership – and are no longer willing to compromise the lifestyle they’ve become accustomed to when moving into an aged care facility.

Expert drainage solutions tailored for the health and aged care industries

Stormtech Pty Ltd is recognised globally as an industry leader in design, consultation and manufacture of lineal drainage.