Why Senior Cohousing?

  • Sherry CummingsEmail author
  • Nancy P. Kropf
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Aging book series (BRIEFSAGING)


What draws people to move in later life? What rationale do they have for leaving behind homes and neighborhoods where they have often lived for decades to set out on a new adventure? An initial step in making this decision is to sort through the all the residential situations that are available, learn their features and make a determination of what you are truly seeking at this point in your life.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Social WorkUniversity of TennesseeKnoxvilleUSA
  2. 2.School of Social Work, Perimeter CollegeGeorgia State UniversityAtlantaUSA

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