Best of Communities Magazine
Communities magazine is the leading publication for all topics related to intentional community. From the broad-stroked overviews to the intimate details, this quarterly publication covers it all. With so much content to explore, we’ve distilled it into a single compilation!
Volume IX – Community for Elders
Are you looking for a community to spend your elder years? Aging in community is both a common pursuit and a growing trend. Whether it is to find a community of cohorts more dynamic than a retirement home, or a multi-generational community with wide range of diversity and activity, there is a lot to explore for elders.
The following 15 articles examine who, how, and why to grow old in community.
You will recognize authors leading the intentional community movement, representing cutting-edge thinking and how-to explorations of the social, ecological, and economic aspects of sustainable living.
Volume IX includes the following articles:
- To the Ecovillage: Do Family Dynamics Change When Three Generations Move to the Same Community? by Diana Leafe Christian, #112
- Graying in Community . . . Can we continue to live in community as we grow older? by Darin Fenger, #132
- Supporting the Aging Process in Community by Marie H. Schutz, #89
- Listening to the Wisdom of Our Elders by Elizabeth Younger, #89
- Growth and Well-Being in a Senior Co-op (including Senior Housing Co-ops, Deborah Altus) by Bevelyn Carpenter, #89
- Friendship & Shared Living by Margaret Harmon, #89
- How Will I Live My Elder Years in Community? by Neshama Abraham Paiss, #119
- It Takes a Community to Grow an Elder by Rebecca Dale, #149
- Elderhood, In and Out of Community by Dianne Brause, #149
- Fear of Change in Long-Term Intentional Communities and Ecovillages by Coyote Alberto Ruz, #157
- Embracing a Terminal Illness by Fred Lanphear, #145
- Aging in Community by Raines Cohen, #149
- Elder Cohousing: An Idea Whose Time Has Come? (including What Older Cohousers Say about Elder Cohousing, Craig Ragland) by Neshama Abraham and Kate deLaGrange, #132
- Community and Health: Immigrant Senior Cohousing in the Netherlands by Dorit Fromm and Els de Jong, #145
- Senior Cohousing: Establishing a Healthy, Sustainable Lifestyle for an Aging Generation by Chuck Durrett, #145
Volume IX is part of a 15-volume compilation of the Best of Communities magazine. The set includes over 200 articles about intentional communities from the 1990’s and 2000’s. Purchase the entire set and save!
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