This article about Maggies cancer centres is not specifically focused on housing of mentally disabled but tells us the importance of a design combined with a pleasant atmosphere concerning healthcare facilities.
Maggie’s Centres are the legacy of Margaret Keswick Jencks, a terminally ill woman who had the notion that cancer treatment environments and their results could be drastically improved through good design. Her vision was realized and continues to be realized today by numerous architects, including Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, and Snøhetta – just to name a few.
As you read, Healthcare 2.0 challenges you to come up with a beautiful design. Distinguish yourself!