HYAD Place

HYAD Place

North Vancouver, BC

HYAD Place

North Vancouver, BC

HYAD (Housing for Young Adults with Disabilities) is a non-profit society formed to provide sustainable housing for families with young adults with developmental disabilities.

 

To help the group achieve their goals, we responded with a design for a comfortable, sustainable, and community-oriented 3-storey wood-framed structure.Outdoor landscaping defines living areas off the kitchen and communal rooms and includes garden plots for the residents.

 

Features

  • 16 Total Units, 14 are level-two adaptable design + two units are level-three
  • Repurposed previous structure’s lumber
  • Designed for high energy efficiency
  • Articulated flat roof with large balcony overhangs
  • Large windows express indoor/outdoor quality