The Western Addition in San Francisco is a diverse neighbourhood with a large number of immigrants. This community centre provides services to immigrant families by guiding them through the immigration process and connecting them to different resources.
To promote stronger connections between parents and their children, classes are offered for parents to learn English and for the children to learn their native languages and cultures.
The lattice structure and the perforated skin create a dynamic embracing element that elevates everyday activities. The skin is a protective yet porous layer providing visual connections and lending a playfulness to the spaces for immigrant families