The Senior Cohousing Handbook
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Architect Charles Durett focuses on the creation of intentional senior cohousing communities as the active adults' alternative to aging in an assisted lifing facility. The author deals with the psychological and logistical aspects of senior cohousing, and addresses common concerns, fears, and misunderstandings.
From the website: "No matter how rich life is in youth and middle age, the elder years can bring on increasing isolation and loneliness as social connections lessen, especially if friends and family members move away. Senior cohousing fills a niche for this demographic -- the healthy, educated and proactive adults who want to live in a social and environmentally vibrant community. "
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