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The mission of the AIA Design for Aging (DFA) Knowledge Community is to foster design innovation and disseminate knowledge necessary to enhance the built environment and quality of life for an aging society. This includes relevant research on characteristics, planning and costs associated with innovative design for aging. In addition, DFA provides outcome data on the value of these design solutions and environments.

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Strategies for Safer Senior Living Communities
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COVID resources for senior living communities

  • 1.  COVID resources for senior living communities

    Posted 07-24-2020 04:16 PM

    Have you seen the new AIA COVID resource for senior living communities? This came out of a series of virtual charrettes that DFA leadership participated in, and have a variety of strategies that could be helpful for your practice. You can download a copy here:


    Are there any other resources you've found helpful during the pandemic? 

    Greg Hunteman AIA
    Pi Architects
    Austin TX