Dementia Assessment Unit at Lynfield Mount Hospital

Dementia Assessment Unit at Lynfield Mount Hospital

Award: GOLD

The 'Dementia Assessment Unit at Lynfield Mount Hospital in Bradford, England is a twenty-two bed dementia assessment unit located on the ground floor of Daisy Hill House, specialising in rehabilitation and recovery.

The use of glazed walls and door panels increases visibility throughout the building improving way-finding, reducing stress and enabling residents to understand the purpose of a room before entering. Walking routes around two internal courtyards offer green views and encourage residents to remain active and gain therapeutic benefits from spending time outdoors.