2017 Environments for Aging Design Showcase Honorees

See the entire Environments for Aging Magazine, 2017 Design Showcase edition, HERE

Learn more about the EFA Design Showcase, including how to enter the 2018 competition, HERE. Reservations due November 10, 2017. Presentations due December 8, 2017. All accepted projects will be published in the 2018 EFA Design Showcase Edition. 


Nathan Cox Photography

AWARD OF MERIT: Rose Villa (Portland, OR) 

RLPS Architects, Myhre Group Architects, rosevilla.org

"Rose Villa's ambitious placement of its dated buildings results in a bold pocket neighborhood concept with over/under cottages and a pedestrian-friendly Town Center that earned it an Award of Merit in the EFA Design Showcase."

Read (and see!) more HERE and HERE.

AWARD OF MERIT: The Cottage at Cypress Cove (Fort Meyers, FL)  

SFCS Architects, cypresscoveliving.org

"The Cottage at Cypress Cove caught jurors' attention--and earned an Award of Merit in the EFA Design Showcase--for its incorporation of a tunable circadian lighting system and holistic design features to support the needs of residents with dementia." 

Read (and see!) more HERE and HERE.


Alisa O'Brien Photography


C.J. Walker Photography

HONORABLE MENTION: John Knox Village (Pompano Beach, FL)

RDG Planning & Design, woodlandsjkv.com

"The resident rooms have a great sense of place and scale ... Wonderful example of what skilled nursing facilities should be."

Read (and see!) more HERE.

HONORABLE MENTION: The Summit at Rockwood (Spokane, WA)

Perkins Eastman, rockwoodretirement.org

"A wonderful and successful example of repositioning an existing and older property. It's also successful as a vertical/urban model for senior living."

Read (and see!) more HERE


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