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    Many retirement homes claim to be Senior residences, Care Oasis, or similar. But what is a „Care Oasis”? And what should it be like to bear such … Read More
    Many retirement homes claim to be Senior residences, Care Oasis, or similar. But what is a „Care Oasis”? And what should it be like to bear such a name? Read Less
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What is a „Care Oasis” (Pflege-Oase) ?
a series of illustrations commissioned by PRO ALTER

above: Care-Oasis (Main Visual)



above: Practical example: visualisation of the concept of an already existing ”Care Oasis”
(This company's principles underly the concept of Joseph Beuys' ”Social Plastique”).



above: Taking part in social life, the access to „social rooms”, avoiding frightening places.



above: The possibility to interact within the home community & the possibility to withdraw from.



above: living in public
The residents should be able to decide how much privacy they want:
(cocooning / eating together / taking part in the provided social activities)



Many retirement homes claim to be a „Care Oasis” or a „Senior Residence”.
PRO ALTER magazine 1/2017 analysed how such a place for elder people should be like
and developed
the concept of a „Conducted Quality Care Oasis”.



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