Camphill Ghent in Chatham, NY is one of the first senior living communities of its kind in the nation to integrate special needs seniors with long-term volunteers and their families. The community consists of 90,000 square feet of new construction on an undeveloped 110 acre farm site, including all new utilities, access roads and 9 new buildings. The new buildings consist of 2 co-houses, 1 village house, 2 quad townhouses, 1 duplex townhouse, 2 adult houses and 1 pantry. The project, funded through a combination of a NYS HEAL grant and private contributions and financing has received Gold certification from the USGBC. LECESSE served as general contractor and partnered with Perkins Eastman Architects on this project.