Pt 7: Design Solutions for Aging in Place
Designing Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging Population
Date Recorded: April 26, 2012
Retrofitting existing homes, affordable housing, suburban retrofits, healthy communities, and universal design strategies provide options for aging in place. Panelists provide real-world, design-focused solutions across a variety of scales. Panelists include: Christopher Leinberger, visiting fellow, Brookings Institution; Ellen Dunham Jones, professor, Architecture Program, Georgia Institute of Technology; Matthias Hollwich, principal, Hollwich Kushner (HWKN); Christine Nocar, vice president of construction management, National Church Residences. This session was part of the symposium "Designing Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging Population."