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THE SKILLED CARE CENTER
at Cedars
Portland, ME
Client: Jewish Home For Aged

Project:
One 24-Bed Special Care Unit
Two SNF Units (37 & 38 Beds)
Phase II 34-Unit ILU Facility

Site Area: 6 acres
Building Area: 51,000 GSF

​Cedars Nursing Care Center's rich color and texture of exterior materials confers a home-like quality, while the sparkling atrium lobby, infused with natural daylight, heralds its welcoming entry. Cedars, a state-of-the-art 99-bed Long Term Care Facility, was featured in the Designs For Aging 1992 Review, the first national review and exhibition of significant architectural design trends for the aging, co-sponsored by the American Institute of Architects and the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging. 

MAIN LOBBY, WELCOMING CEILING STRUCTURE
Skilled Nursing Center Family Meeting Room/Lounge projecting above, overlooking the grand Entrance Lobby below. Radiating structural beams at the ceiling articulate the defined space and echo the welcoming crown of America’s Statue of Liberty.  
389 Elliot Street     Newton Upper Falls, MA 02464    (617)969-4774
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