Tapping into the energy of ‘Design-savvy Dundee’

ellihome's home base is in Eastern Perthshire - a little over half an hour away from Scotland's fourth largest city, Dundee, the UK's only UNESCO City of Design.


Published on 01 June 2018

The Longevity Revolution

We are in the midst of a 'Longevity Revolution'. People now live around 30 years longer than they did a hundred years or so ago and half of the people who have ever lived to the age of 65 are alive today.


Published on 01 May 2018


What if all homes could be suitable for anyone, regardless of a person’s age or physical ability? What if a person who wants to live independently, regardless of his or her age or physical ability, could do just that?


Published on 01 April 2018

Aesthetic Design and Wellbeing

This month, we invited Katherine Pyne, owner of the inspirational and award winning business, designed2enable to share her thoughts on the importance of aesthetic design to our wellbeing.


Published on 01 March 2018

How To Stay Safe & Independent In Your Own Home For As Long As Possible

Our every day language is full of references to how important home is to us: “make yourself at home”, “home is where the heart is”, “there’s no place like home” are just a few that we will all be very familiar with.


Published on 01 February 2018

Why Design Matters

What the things around us look like – how they are designed – matters. Good design impacts on how we feel as well as how we interact with our environment, more so, we would argue, when we get less mobile or need help with everyday activities like washing, toileting or moving around our home.


Published on 01 January 2018