Welcome to Canadian Senior Cohousing

Imagine an innovative elder culture that approaches looming issues in sustainability and health care in an entirely new way. Our aim is to provide the mutual support  to flourish, living in an optimal range of human functioning for the rest of our lives. Canadian Senior Cohousing combines the well-established international model of senior cohousing with new ideas for active aging here in Canada.

“All Points West” on CBC radio featured Canadian Senior Cohousing on 23 May 2013. Click here to listen.

An earlier feature on us aired on CBC radio on 26 Jan. 2012.  Click here to listen.

Click here to read what The Globe and Mail wrote about us 1 June 2012.

Senior Living Magazine featured cohousing communities planned for Victoria and Sooke BC in Feb 2013

The Sooke News Mirror wrote about Harbourside and Royal Roads University’s course on March 6, 2013.

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Conference Video – Cohousing for an Aging Population

The Simon Fraser University Gerontology Research Centre and Gerontology Department are pleased to announce that videos of all oral presentations, Power Points where used, and posters presented at the May 28-29, 2014 23rd John K. Friesen conference “Housing Alternatives for an Aging Population” are now available at www.sfu.ca/grc/friesen. Here is the video from the session on Cohousing:

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