AIA NYC Design for Aging Committee hosts Booming Boroughs

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80 is the New 50: AIANY Design for Aging Committee Takes on Housing for the Senior Set

For more than a year, the AIANY Design for Aging Committee has been exploring how to design suitable housing that will allow our aging population to continue to live independently. The initiative – BOOMING BOROUGHS: Redesigning Aging-in-Place in NYC – was created to increase awareness of the design needs of seniors living in urban areas. The committee produced an all-day charrette followed by a panel discussion where participants addressed this overarching question: How do we create more age-friendly places to live? Read more