11
Aug

OLD AGE HOME

RESEARCH : The State of Elderly in India Report says about 7.5% of the population is above 60 years. -There are over 81 million elderly people . -The figure will rise to 177 million by 2025and by 2050 it will be about 240 million. -Life expectancy has increased from 41 years in 1951 to 64 years today , hundreds of oldage homes have sprung up in india..

OBJECTIVE : To develop a sensitivity designed environment within this home which make elderly independent and not get isolated. -To integrate design purpose between the indoor space as well as outdoor spaces by enabling physical environment coupled with services and activities.