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Courage—A reprise

The following is a post I published on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in 2013. I had been living with my mother six months and had just begun this blog. 1,667 more words

Caring For A Parent

Aging in a Gentrifying Place: A Tour of Vancouver's Chinatown

On July 18, 2016, Sophie Fung led a group from SFU’s Urban Studies program on a walking tour of Vancouver’s Chinatown. The tour allowed Fung to share her observations of some significant changes taking place in Chinatown. 316 more words


High Tech Help for Aging in Place

If you are caring for a senior senior, or worried about how you’ll manage when you become one, you’ll be interested in this story from… 210 more words


Age in Place – Increased focus of future design

With a growing portion of the population living longer, aging in place is receiving increased focus beyond the healthcare industry. City planners, service providers and designers are all becoming aware of adjustments that are required in the fabric of everyday life to accommodate the needs and preferences of an aging populous. 425 more words

Building Knowledge

"Are You Ready?"

“Are you ready for Christmas?” I was asked the question four times yesterday morning as I did my 16 errands. The question irrationally irritates me. I don’t know what it means or how to respond. 1,085 more words

Caring For A Parent

2017 Reverse Mortgage News and Trends

Happy Holidays and the new year of 2017 is right around the corner.  Here are a few things to summarize about 2016 and look forward to in 2017 within the reverse mortgage world: 426 more words

Dr. Lisa Price Named Top Aging in Place Influencer!

Congratulations to our own Dr. Lisa Price who was just named a 2016 Aging in Place Influencer by Dr. Patrick Roden!

On Patrick’s website he says: “She is fascinated with learning about her patients and how they define successful aging.” 33 more words