Durham Center for Senior Life
       
     
  The Center for Senior Life has two primary functions:  First it offers the recreational functions of an active senior community in Durham including: a theater, meeting facilities, large gathering spaces, classrooms, and offices for the Center administration as well as community service organizations.  Second, the building has a 50-person Adult Day Care facility which was specially designed for persons suffering from various forms of cognitive dysfunction.    The building also functions as a community meeting place located adjacent to the “Central Park” area of Durham.      The building was designed with LEED principles although Durham County did not pursue full certification.  The construction cost was in excess of $5,000,000.
       
     
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Durham Center for Senior Life
       
     
Durham Center for Senior Life

completed 2005 - Durham, NC - 40,000-SF two-story senior center

  The Center for Senior Life has two primary functions:  First it offers the recreational functions of an active senior community in Durham including: a theater, meeting facilities, large gathering spaces, classrooms, and offices for the Center administration as well as community service organizations.  Second, the building has a 50-person Adult Day Care facility which was specially designed for persons suffering from various forms of cognitive dysfunction.    The building also functions as a community meeting place located adjacent to the “Central Park” area of Durham.      The building was designed with LEED principles although Durham County did not pursue full certification.  The construction cost was in excess of $5,000,000.
       
     

The Center for Senior Life has two primary functions:  First it offers the recreational functions of an active senior community in Durham including: a theater, meeting facilities, large gathering spaces, classrooms, and offices for the Center administration as well as community service organizations.  Second, the building has a 50-person Adult Day Care facility which was specially designed for persons suffering from various forms of cognitive dysfunction.

The building also functions as a community meeting place located adjacent to the “Central Park” area of Durham.  

The building was designed with LEED principles although Durham County did not pursue full certification.  The construction cost was in excess of $5,000,000.

Picture 008.jpg
       
     
Jim Sink Book 066.jpg
       
     
IMG_5602.JPG