Making the Most of Longer Lives

Take a deep breath and imagine living into your “100’s”:
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oak bay city councilor

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A bright light in a world dominated by developers looking for cash profits.
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A Vision for Future Care Homes

Not everyone will want to live in a “radical rest home,”  but do we really want everything in one building?  What’s wrong with going outside?
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Retiring With Too Much Stuff

There’s the torment of downsizing… and then there’s the question of where to send the unwanted “stuff”.
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Joys of Living to 100

I know many of us have a hard time accepting how old we are, but take a risk and imagine living to or past 100…
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Getting Married at 98

Looking for aging role models? Here’s a good one!

Care Homes of the Future

Some good reflections in this article on care-taking, which can be taken out of the institutional setting and integrated into our own self-directed models.

An initiative in Halifax is keeping us current on good physical health ideas!

Another version of Golden Girls – or home sharing:

Vote for a Radical Resthomes Documentary!

Catbird Productions and filmmaker Helene Klodawsky have created a 5 minute web-doc about Radical Resthomes as part of a Telus web series on Caregiving. The Radical Resthomes doc is called CARE REBELS and is one of 10 such docs vying for funding to make a series of 6 episodes.

Telus is asking viewers to watch and vote for their favorites and this information will help decide who gets funding.  As a matter of fact, unlike political elections, you can vote once per day – make it part of your daily routine!  Voting starts today and continues until May 19th. You can vote HERE!

 Share it with anyone you know and get them voting as well.  We’re looking to go viral!!