In a society where we value our independence, strive to own our own home, and have a myriad of recreational options to choose from, a shift to aged care is daunting. There is a fear of relinquishing control of life – and its pace, its rhythms, its possibilities – to the faceless staff of an institution.
But the aged care landscape is shifting, driven by providers who strive for excellence and recognise that consumers demand and deserve more; and architects who are passionate about creating respectful, beautiful, outward-looking buildings.
In the new aged care landscape, ‘care’ becomes ‘support’, and ‘providing’ becomes ‘enabling’.
Read about our latest finished project – Arcare Warriewood on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.