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Scotland is changing and with these changes come both opportunities and challenges - this report sets out the work we are doing on A Caring Place
Historically, geographically, climatically and culturally, Scotland offers schools and their pupils one of the richest and most varied...
A&DS will participate in the first international conference on place and the Place Standard in partnership NHS Health Scotland.
A Caring Place: creating caring places and providing friendly and accessible transport - by Hamish Brown a volunteer pilot with Cycling Without Age
Creating Caring Places: Re-purposing and Integrating Technology - Colin Foskett, writes about ease of accessibility and promoting independent living.
Creating Caring Places: Re-purposing and Integrating Technology - Anne-Marie O’Hara, Chief Executive of Norton Park talks about a re-purposed building
Creating Caring Places: Housing Choice - Tom Morton, Arc Architects writes about community-led housing as an agent of change.
Creating Caring Places: Digital Connections - in this blog, Gavin Neate, Founder of Neatebox talks about innovative ways of connecting people.
Scottish Ministers have announced the appointment of four new members of the Architecture and Design Scotland board.
Cycling Without Age: Creating Caring Places and Providing Friendly and Accessible Transport.
We are exhibiting at this year's Scotland Build - Scotland’s largest construction show - come and see us at Stand C66
Waste Not, Want Not: we have put together seven thoughts on the Circular Economy and its potential in the built environment sector.