Looking to the Future—Aging in Place

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


While previous chapters have summarized why people move to senior cohousing and their subsequent experiences, this chapter will examine how senior cohousing residents see their future as they age within the community. An important issue brought up in numerous conversations was ability to receive and give support. This chapter will summarize thoughts and hopes of residents as they look into coming years.

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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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