Senior Living

We design places that help elders lead meaningful lives in environments that celebrate their abilities, adapt to their changing needs, and cultivate community. Our designers begin by considering how elders want to live so that we create places that support the lifestyles and levels of care best suited to unique populations. Our senior living designs enable their residents to thrive by promoting both personal and community health and well-being. Curiosity, creativity, and compassion are the hallmarks of our design teams who craft award-winning environments noted for both their quality of life and quality of care.

Meet Our Senior Living Team

See more Senior Living Case Studies

How Can Empathetic Design Foster Well-being for Elders?


Fostering Community and Combating Loneliness in Senior Living Design


HKS’ Grant Warner Listens, Learns to Design Better Living Environments for Older Americans

We design environments that connect people to each other, to their families, and to people with similar interests.


How Design Can Enhance the Brain Health of a Rapidly Aging Population

Before we design, we want to really get to know our stakeholders and understand their unique needs. By doing so, we can problem solve for meaningful coincidences where each community is one of a kind and special in its own right.

Case Study

Querencia at Barton Creek


HKS' David Dillard Says Flexibility that Leads to Compartmentalization Is Key to Senior Living Design in a Post-Pandemic World

Case Study

Watercrest Naples