1. TOGETHER WE CREATE
new ways
of
living
working
learning
caring
living

Welcome to JDA architects, designing communities, environments and homes.

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architecture is about more than buildings.

It’s about understanding people and their needs. Successful architectural design combines form with function. It looks good, but it also serves a clear, social purpose.

Empathy is our most powerful tool. It helps us design structures and spaces that meet genuine needs and answer people’s aspirations. Empathic design is about weighing up different perspectives to reach positive outcomes.

How people use the structures and spaces we design will shape these outcomes. It’s our job to meet our clients’ objectives for their projects, but also to meet the needs of the individuals and communities these projects are for.

OUR MANIFESTO

we use knowledge, experience and empathy to create spaces for improved, confident living.

FEATURED PROJECTS

recent work

delamere

Purpose-Built Residential Rehab that Breaks the Mould

caring // Delamere, Cheshire

haddon road

Creating Housing Solutions in a Community Setting

living // Salford

"at delamere, we engaged in a real collaboration with a specialist architect and results have been incredible. the architecture really is an intrinsic part of the recovery process"

martin preston // delamere health ltd

A Brand Relaunch to Re-emerge and Re-engage

commentary // 22nd June, 2021

Investors in People. Because Good People Make a Great Business

commentary // JUNE 22, 2018