Durable Growth

What’s a NORC without a NORC SSP?

Long-time family home

A few month backs, my sister and I helped my mother move from the family home of 48 years into a senior living community.

Mom was doing well in her home, still mentally sharp, eating well, and engaged with friends. She adjusted after my father passed away five years ago and […]

Durable Growth

Urbanism and senior life: Sketching out the downtown options

Walkable setting in Paris

In previous posts, I’ve written that many current options for senior life, specifically the common American model of large facilities in non-walkable settings and an observed Venetian arrangement that may have lacked adequate social contact, may not be meeting the needs of seniors. I then suggested that urbanism, even if […]