CRUZ VERMELHA RESIDENTIAL
SANTO TIRSO, 2010
Temporary and permanent Residential Home,
Centre of Occupational Activities
and Domiciliary Services structure for Cruz Vermelha.
A building located in an urban development near the centre of Santo Tirso. It organizes the valences of the residential home, centre of occupational activities and domiciliary services structure. Its particular topography determines the building’s interior configuration and organization. A building geared towards users with special needs and restricted mobility, it organizes its functional and spatial programme so as to suitably observe all the issues related to integration and independence, full accessibility and comfort of use, training and socializing activities, training within the work context, as well as accommodation or residency. Within this context, the building also organizes a variety of qualified outdoor spaces, geared towards the use and enjoyment of its users and for training practices.