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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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DFAR11: Mary's Meadow at Providence Place 

10-08-2012 10:32

Mary's Meadow at Providence Place
Citation Award Recipient
EGA PC Architects

The jury recognized the chapel as a unifying element-good relation to the outdoors. The building pinwheels off of this chapel for each of the houses, and each of the houses is shaped so as to allow each a separate entrance and a private garden.



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Typical house dining room with view to garden. © Jarred Sadowski
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Overall plan including four houses and shared chapel.

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