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If you are considering your housing options as you age for yourself, your partner, or your parents, then you have come to the right place.

We are at a tipping point in this great discussion on aging. Women have always been the leaders, nurturers and creators of home. We bring together family and community.

We have an extraordinary opportunity to lead the way in creating alternative community models for aging with dignity, grace and love. We invite you to join us, learn and make a positive impact through education and awareness as we develop and bring forth this new community model.  

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The Globe and Mail: “Meet the new Golden Girls (and guys): How boomers are coming up with creative living arrangements” (published November 11, 2015).

“Kilkenny now wants to go bigger: She is planning her own “pocket neighbourhood,” a pedestrian-centric settlement with 12 small cottages, a 4,000-square-foot communal space and shared garden. She envisions a place where interdependence among residents is key, with people relying on those they know and love – not on medical staff.”. To read the full article, click here

Listen to Marianne discuss why she formed Women for Living in Community on the weekly radio show, Chronologically Gifted: Conversations on Life After 50 (select the April 9, 2015 under Living Arrangements)

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