DWELL research project, University of Sheffield
DWELL (Designing for Well-being in Environments for Later Life) project
DWELL was a multi-disciplinary design research project at the University of Sheffield. EPSRC-funded , the three year project investigated how the design of houses and neighbourhoods can facilitate the mobility and well-being of older people.
A number of design resources are available on the DWELL website under the headings:
- Age friendly housing including Designing with Downsizers and the Unapproved Doc O – Design for Aging
- Specialist housing
- Age friendly neighbourhoods
- DWELL research events – workshops on age friendly places and co-design sessions with local residents in Sheffield.
- DWELL research process – the methods used in the co-design workshops
To obtain a copy in an alternative format or language
Please write to:
Sarah Wigglesworth Architects
10 Stock Orchard Street
London N7 9RW
Telephone: 020 7607 9200