Design

Design for Dementia

Design for Dementia

Edited by Stephen Judd, Mary Marshall and Peter Phippen 

Designing buildings for people with dementia is both an art and a science. Written in 1998, this seminal work features 20 case studies demonstrating both principles. Professionals who are committed to improving the built environment for people with dementia will find this a useful resource.

Talking Murals

Talking Murals

A new book from Professor Mary Marshall OBE, Talking Muralsexplores the potential impact of murals inside spaces where people with dementia live, or may visit. 

 

If you would like to purchase a hardcopy of this paperback book for $7.99 please click here.

The Room Outside ($32.95)

The Room Outside ($32.95)

 

The room outside is the long-awaited new book from Annie Pollock who with Colm Cunningham advocates strongly for well-designed gardens and outdoor spaces with ease of access to enhance the lives of older people and people with dementia.

Is this OUTSIDE public space dementia-inclusive? A checklist for use by dementia groups

Is this OUTSIDE public space dementia-inclusive? A checklist for use by dementia groups

Has your dementia group been invited to walk round and comment on an outside public space? For example, a shopping centre, park, station or the approach to a public building.

Is this INSIDE public space dementia-inclusive? A checklist for use by dementia groups

Is this INSIDE public space dementia-inclusive? A checklist for use by dementia groups

Has your dementia group been invited to walk round and comment on an outside public space? For example, a shopping centre, park, station or the approach to a public building.

Enlighten ($32.95)

Enlighten ($32.95)

Older people need about twice as much light as younger people to accomplish everyday tasks comfortably and the need is even greater for people with dementia. Enlighten: Lighting for older people and people with dementia provides general insights for a broad readership, recommendations for care professionals and detailed technical information for engineers, architects and designers responsible for new buildings, refurbishments and alterations.