“Living together with people of similar age, life experience and values is life-enhancing and empowering People inspire each other to live meaningful lives, perhaps to the extent of learning new interests, skills and hobbies.”

  • Bulkley Valley Seniors Cohousing members describing plans for new project.

“In Vancouver community is noticeably absent.  If you simply wave … they almost move away from you.”

  • Vancouver Sun article on isolation in Vancouver, summer 2012

Developing the project was the most challenging part [of launching a cohousing community].  Development is a high-risk industry.  It’s [challenging] to take those risks together.”

  • Howard Staples, founder of 34-unit Windsong Cohousing, to The Globe & Mail, February 14, 2013.