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Katie McCamant's recent interview centered on cohousing's benefits to those entering the "next act" of their lives. Her responses speak to the tandem benefits of this nexus: aging in community while remaining integrated in the fabric of our chosen city/region. Katie's experience as development...
Views since 5/2014: 3,125
Last week, an excellent article launched a cohousing discussion on Dr. Bill Thomas's ChangingAging site. The author Beth Baker wrote the well-received book With a Little Help from our Friends—Creating Community as We Grow Older, which profiles cohousing communities. Beth interviewed members of...
Views since 5/2014: 3,244
Presented by Grace Kim, Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing | Schemata Workshop Session Description Afraid of losing your freedom along with your driver's license? Worried about isolation and loneliness? How can you plan for success when aging in place? Living in an urban environment close to...
Views since 5/2014: 1,919
Presented by Charles Durrett, The Cohousing Company Session Description Dr. Bill Thomas wrote, “If you took twenty seniors, put them on a boat to a desert island, they’d do a better job of taking care of themselves than any institution that we have yet to create.” Across the globe, new and...
Views since 5/2014: 2,022
Presented by Catya Belfer, Mosaic Commons Session Description How can we adapt our homes and our lives to include our elders? In multi-generational cohousing neighbourhoods, there are many households with three generations. There are also three-generation families split across multiple units...
Views since 5/2014: 1,987
This pre-conference intensive requires an additional fee of $65.00. You may register for this intensive separately without registering for the full conference. For more information about the Aging Better Together Conference click here. Presented by Laird Schaub Session Description In this...
Views since 5/2014: 2,219
You can download and print the schedule, the full conference program, a promotional flyer, and a press release by clicking on the links below. These documents will continue to be updated.
Views since 5/2014: 4,639
Presented by Kathryn (Katie) McCamant, CoHousing Solutions Session Description Examining different development scenarios: How do we actually get our project built? How have other groups done this? Should we self-develop? Do we need a developer? What do developers do? How do we find one? What...
Views since 5/2014: 2,030
Presented by Ron Pevny, Center for Conscious Eldering Session Description This session will provide an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the possibilities and challenges of conscious aging through experiential exercises and personal sharing among participants. There will be a...
Views since 5/2014: 2,065
Presented by Grace Kim, Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing | Schemata Workshop Session Description Before he passed, Grace Kim's 81-year old grandfather-in-law used to say, “Why would I want to hang out with a bunch of people my age? They are just waiting around to die.” This sentiment is shared...
Views since 5/2014: 2,430

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