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Friends and Neighbors Senior Cohousing

Last updated: October 2, 2016 (4 months ago)

Listing created on: October 1, 2016

Friends and Neighbors Senior Cohousing

(Lakeland, Florida, United States)

  • Status: Forming
  • Started Planning: 2015
  • Start Living Together: 2017
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community.
  • Contact Name: Friends and Neighbors Senior Cohousing
  • Mailing Address:
    1069 Clearview Ave
    Lakeland, Florida, 33801
    United States
  • Location

Mission Statement:

Goals are
 Create a sought-after “old fashioned” neighborhood of baby boomers and older adults.
 Foster a culture of successful aging amongst mutually supportive friends and neighbors.
 Have a trusting relationship with the neighboring areas; be recognized in our city as a “good neighbor.”
 Create a sense of community pride by maintaining a safe, friendly, attractive, pedestrian-friendly neighborhood.
 Be a shining star in our city’s “Community for a Lifetime” and an advocate for AARP’s “Age Friendly Community.”
 Provide a positive model for future senior cohousing communities.

Community Description:

Senior Cohousing

About

  • Type(s): Cohousing (individual homes within group owned property)
  • Location: Urban

Housing

  • Status: We do not have land
  • Planned number of residences: 20
  • Planned Residence Types: Single-family homes, Multi-family homes
  • Housing Provided: Purchase

Membership

  • Adult Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes

Government

  • Decision Making: Not there yet
  • Identified Leader: Yes

Economics

  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
  • Shared Income: None
  • Required Labor Contribution: No

Sustainability Practices

Lifestyle

Keywords

Friends Neighbors Senior Cohousing

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network