Clapham Health Centre is mixed health facility providing a range of services. Based around the Clapham Family Practice, a local GP with with 15 doctors, the facility also provides counseling services, minor surgery, X-ray and specialist baby consultation rooms.
Within the same building the PCT also have a smaller facility offering specialist services tailored to local demand. The centre forms part of a larger community offering from the local council with a new Community Hub and Library sharing the same communal entrance, providing a unique pairing of community focused amenity. The design of the Health Centre aims to bring generosity of space and light into the everyday use of the building.
Resolving the need for the entire offering to be planned on a single floor with the specifics of a very deep plan the facility is laid out around a series of elongated courtyards the every consulting room within the practice has an outlook onto a positive green space. The main reception area is located at the centre of the facility making a connection from the main entrance on the high street to the green courtyards, users can see straight through the building into the garden beyond when arriving providing a calm, light and spacious environment.