The United States elderly population is becoming increasingly larger, there is a need for a more adequate housing type to accommodate this population. It is estimated that by 2020, there will be a need for approximately 1.6 to 2.9 million units of affordable Assisted Living (Blake, 2005). With limited income and higher health bills, adequate housing becomes a low priority. It is estimated that 7.1 million elderly households have serious housing problems.
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- Health Care Management
- Affordable Housing
- assisted living
- Low Income
- Congregate housing--United States--Design and construction.
- Congregate housing
- Older people--Housing.
- Older people--Care--United States.
- Low-income housing--United States--Design and construction.
- Low-income housing
- Partial requirement for: M.S.D., Arizona State University, 2014Note typethesis
- Field of study: Design