Pandemic headlines over the past year created concern about residences for older Canadians. Many hotspots were in long-term care facilities, defined as housing for seniors who need 24-7 help and care. A seniors or retirement home, on the other hand, is a residence for older Canadians who live quite independently, though medical and housekeeping services may be offered. In addition, many lifestyle communities in B.C. are “55-plus” developments, with active residents and communities of people at the same stage of life. Check our database for listings: rightsizingmedia.com/resources/retirement
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