Dementia has become a major health priority, with the number of people living with dementia in Australia expected to triple by 2050. For architects and designers this brings unique challenges in creating dementia-friendly environments. As one of the most consistently used and also hazardous areas of any home, the design of the bathroom is crucial to a successful dementia-friendly project.

This white paper examines the key considerations of dementia-friendly bathroom design, and flexible solutions that provide quality life now, and adjust and adapt as peoples conditions and requirements change.

Loading....