Aging in the right place: Designing housing for wellbeing and older adults

Aging in the right place: Designing housing for wellbeing and older adults

Design strategies and research to support aging in the right place, from a collaborative multi-unit rental building project between Happy Cities, Hey Neighbour Collective, SFU’s Department of Gerontology, Concert Properties and Brightside Community Homes.

Rojan Nasiri on how urban design can facilitate walking among older adults, and why Kerman is her favourite city

Rojan Nasiri on how urban design can facilitate walking among older adults, and why Kerman is her favourite city

During our chat with Rojan, one of HNC’s research assistants, we learned about what makes for walkable urban spaces and sociable common areas, plus some of her favourite things about Kerman, Iran.