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Bowes, A., Dawson, A., Greasley-Adams, C. and McCabe, L. (2014).Good practice in the design of homes and living spaces for people with Dementia and sight Loss. [online] Available at:

British Standards Institution, British Standard 8300-2: (2018) Design of an accessible and inclusive build environment. Building – code of practice, [online]. Available at:

CIBSE, LG02 Lighting for Healthcare Premises (2019) ISBN 9781912034468

Core Elements Health Building Note 00-03: Clinical and Clinical Support Spaces. (2013) [online]. Available at:

Core Elements Health Building Note 00-04: Circulation and Communication Spaces. (2013) Department of Health. [online]. Available at:

Department of Health and Social Care. Improving Directions within Healthcare buildings, Wayfinding: (2005) Effective wayfinding and signing systems. Guidance for Healthcare Facilities supersedes HTM 65 ‘signs’ [online]. Available at:

Health Building Note 00-01General Design Guidance for Healthcare Buildings.(2014)[online]. Available at:

Health Building Note 00-02: Sanitary Spaces. (2016)  [online]. Available at:

Health Building Note 00-10 Part A: Flooring. (2013) [online] Available at:

Health Building Note 00-10 Part B:Walls and Ceilings. (2013) [online]. Available at:

Health Building Note 00-10 Part C: Sanitary Assemblies. (2013) [online]. Available at:

Health Building Note 08-02: Dementia-friendly Health and Social Care Environments, (2015) [online]. Available at:

Health Technical Memorandum 08-01Acoustics, Specialist services. :(2013)  [online]. Available at:

Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Technical Information sheet, Assessing the slip resistance of flooring. (2012) [online]. Available at:

NHS Estates, NHS Wales: Lighting and Colour for Hospital Design, R&D Report B(01)02 (2004) [online]. Available at:

Royal College of Art, Helen Hamlyn centre, (2010) Design for Dementia Improving dining and bedroom environments in care homes. Gregor Timlin and Nic Rysenbry, ISBN 978-1-907342-27-1 [online]. Available at:

The Building Regulations (2010) HM Government, Fire Safety, Approved Documents B, Volume 2-Building other than dwellings, (2019) incorporating Amendments to the Approved Documents (2020) [online]. Available at:

The Building Regulations (2010), HM Government, Toxic Substances, Approved Documents D, (2010) edition incorporating, Amendments to the Approved Documents (2010) and (2013) [online] Available at:

The Kings Fund Developing supportive design for people with Dementia, (2009) [online] Available at:

Health The Welsh NHS Confederation. Art Health and Well-being. (2018) [online]. Available at:

Wales Edition, Improving the Patient Experience, The Art of Good Health: A Practical Handbook. (2009) [online]. Available at:

Additional Guidance and Referencing

Annelies Allcock (2019) Healing environments for children who have experienced trauma, (ESSS)Evidence Search and Summary Services [online]. Available at:

Care Quality Commission (CQC) (2008) Essential Standards of Quality and safety, Guidance about Compliance. (2010)  What providers should do to comply with the section 20 regulations of the Health and Social care act. [online}. Available at:

Care Quality Commission: (CQC) Equally outstanding: Equality and human rights-good Practice resource. (2018) [online]. Available at:

Creative Health: The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Report (2017). Produced in partnership with Association of Directors of Public Health, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing. [online]. Available at:

Department of Health. The ProCure22 Guide, Achieving Excellence in Health and Social care Construction (2017) version 2.0. [online] Available at:

Environment and sustainability Health Technical Memorandum 07-07:Sustainable health and Social care buildings. (2013) Planning, design, construction and refurbishment [online] Available at:

Prof Richard Fleming, PhD, Dr John Zeisel, Kirsty Bennett B Arch (Hons), (2020) World Alzheimer’s Report Design, Dignity, Dementia: Dementia related design and built environments, Volume 1. published by Alzheimer’s Disease International.[online]. Available at: