Category Archive: Case Study

St Annes hospital, Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust

The adult inpatient mental health at St Ann’s Hospital in Poole underwent a full refurbishment in 2017. The 6 bed Alumhurst Ward for older persons is part of a continuous development scheme at the St Ann’s Hospital site that Dorset Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have been carrying out for the last 2 years. This modern facility has taken advantage […]

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Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

The Kingsway Smart doorsets were selected by Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust to provide enhanced patient monitoring and provide services users with access control cards to facilitate freer movement that could be audited and controlled. The Smart doorsets consisted of a electric strike which was operated by a card reader on the wall outside of the […]

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Broadmoor Hospital Crowthorne, Berkshire

Lighting Manufacturer: Designplan Lighting Client: West London Mental Health NHS Trust Consultants: WSP Contractors: Kier Signature Light Fitting: Basilica Broadmoor Hospital is the best known of the three high-security psychiatric hospitals in England. It provides a specialist service assessing and treating men from the south of England who have serious mental health or personality disorders. […]

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Juniper Ward – Weston-super-Mare, Somerset

Lighting Manufacturer: Designplan Lighting Client:              Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership (AWP) Contractors:      Mechanical Engineering Services (Avon) Ltd Juniper Ward is an acute adult male and female psychiatric facility which has been renovated to improve the quality of its environment. Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership (AWP) were keen to create a more therapeutic setting […]

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Dementia Care

ACA was commissioned to produce an interior design scheme for a new-build Extra Care development by Abbeyfield. Using research-backed, interior design principles, the development was based around creating a familiar and homely environment.

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Extra Care Residents

The Abbeyfield Society is a sensitively designed a modern and refreshing extra care apartment, tailoring it to aid couples, where one of them may be experiencing early-onset symptoms of Dementia or similar.

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Acquired Brain Injury Development Eden View

Working closely with Swanton Care and Community Ltd, ACA produced an innovative proposal for the refurbishment and extension of Eden View. The proposed design ensures that the local character is respected and enhanced, situated nearby a conservation area with several 16th and 17th Century buildings.

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Acquired Brain Injury Development

Working together with Swanton Care, ACA has proposed a new-build Acquired Brain Injury facility in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. The design focuses upon enabling people to live a more independent life, offering interesting views of the surrounding landscaped gardens.

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Learning Disability & Community Centre

ACA has designed a Learning Disability Centre at Marfleet Avenue in Hull working with Westwood Care Group. The development of a new learning disability centre will offer relief and support to local families. The design consists of a six bed, residential unit along with a landscaped sensory garden and day centre.

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Rehabilitation & Recovery Facility

ACA has designed a specialist rehabilitation and recovery facility on behalf of Hull and East Yorkshire Mind. The facility caters for people who require an environment for mental health recovery. The accommodation will provide a therapeutic and safe environment where the residents can build confidence while developing independent living skills to continue the process of recovery.

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