Lions Home for The Elders

Photo Credit: Patrick Bingham-Hall

The 232-bed nursing home is located in Bishan. Surrounded by public housing and opposite a school, the six-storey building sought to engage neighbouring residents in addition to providing a new benchmark for nursing facilities. Designed as a home for the elderly, it comprises of resident wards fringed by outdoor green spaces and green edges. The outdoor spaces, landscaped with engaging greenery, are designed to encourage rehabilitation. Communal spaces are designed on the ground floor of the building to allow for public engagement and interactive activities.

AT A GLANCE

Area

7,200 m2

Location

Singapore

Completion

2015

Services

Architecture, Civil & Structural Engineering, Interiors

Owner(s)

Ministry of Health

AWARDS

2015
BCA BIM Awards (Projects) – Gold (Arch and C&S)

GALLERY

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