How Can Design Dedicate to Modern Senior Care?
1. The current ageing and health status in China. - China has one of the fastest growing ageing populations in the world. According to World Health Organization, the population of people over 60 years old in China is projected to reach 28% by 2040, due to longer life expectancy and declining fertility rates. - The 2022 Chinese Government Work Report proposed the missions to actively respond to the aging populations, optimize the supply of urban and rural senior care services, and promote the high-quality development of the senior-care industry. 2. The elderly have advanced physical and mental needs. - The elderly at different age levels have different segmentation of physical requirements. - The increasing mental and cultural needs include emotional communications, interpersonal communications, community engagement, cultural and entertainment, continuing education, and self-fulfillment. 3. B+H’s human-centric and user-friendly design solutions. - A model of integration Discover wellness, positive lifestyle, and health improvement through environmental integration, intergenerational integration, and group integration. 4. The modern practice of the integrated model. The case study: Columbia Suzhou Senior Livin