Project Types

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

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What Do Seniors Want from Community Living Experiences?


HKS Expands Senior Living Practice With Addition of D2 Architecture Leadership Team


David Dillard, Principal and Practice Leader

We design luxury experiences that connect seniors to the people, culture and communities that offer meaning to them.


Communities That Age Well: What We Learned From Our Recent Senior Living Webinar

Case Study

The Vista at CC Young


HKS-Designed The Vista at CC Young Listed on AIA 2019 Design for Aging Review Showcase

How Can Empathetic Design Foster Well-being for Elders?

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

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.