The WELL Building Standard is a wellness standard for buildings designed to promote the concept of occupant health and well-being in a healthy built environment, in both infrastructural and operational capacity.
There are seven concepts in the WELL Building Standard v1
Air, Water, Nourishment, Light, Fitness, Comfort, Mind
Through the well-intentioned Concepts and Features, any building can go beyond infrastructure and provide operational resources and strategies to optimize one’s cognitive and emotional health.
Impact offers insight into the success of the WELL Standard overall, and helps showcase the larger vision of how individuals can be positively influenced and educated through behavioral and lifestyle changes while living in a healthy building.