Heritage Manor West
LAN worked with Christian Health Care Center (CHCC) to provide an addition and renovations to their existing nursing unit, Heritage Manor West. The designed integrated key principles of a new model for skilled-nursing care that returns control, dignity and a sense of well-being to elders, their families and direct care staff. The common space was designed with a family-like atmosphere, allowing residents to be able to sit in a living or dining room that resembles their home. The kitchen allows residents to take part in preparing food and engaging in more activities associated with home living. The exterior of the building was designed to transform an institutional building into one with residential massing and detailing.