Photo : Sophie Ghyselen (CLTB)
Noting the difficulty for elderly people to have access to decent housing, and convinced of the importance of keeping people at home as long as their state of health allows it, the CLTB and the non-profit organisation EVA have studied for several years the possibility of carrying out a project with a formula adapted to this public.
This intergenerational project, located in Rue Liedts in Schaerbeek, will include 4 flats for seniors and 2 studios for students. It will be built on the floors of a day centre for seniors (“Lokaal Dienstencentrum”) and the offices of the non-profit organisation Aksent.
Each of the homes for the elderly will be wheelchair accessible and adapted to allow them to age in comfort.
The construction of the Liedts project is divided into two phases: