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Senior Moments from H.O.M.E.

Nikki Moustafa

Recent Posts

What does it mean to be a Housing Champion?

Posted by Nikki Moustafa on Mar 26, 2018 8:15:00 AM

On March 12th Housing Action Illinois hosted their annual fundraiser at Lagunitas Brewing to celebrate Housing Champions of all kinds. Attending this celebration, spending time with my peers makes me think: what does it mean to be a Housing Champion?

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Topics: community, intergenerational housing, affordable housing

Connecting generations through art

Posted by Nikki Moustafa on Mar 19, 2018 10:02:00 AM

During my time as Good Life Coordinator at Nathalie Salmon House, I have learned that there are so many ways to connect generations. I have bonded with residents at museums, picnics, during nature walks, constructing one of our many puzzles, or just sharing a meal together.

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5 Things You Should Know About Good Life Senior Residences

Posted by Nikki Moustafa on Aug 28, 2017 9:36:00 AM

Today the Good Life Coordinators are taking over Senior Moments from H.O.M.E.! I am the coordinator at Nathalie Salmon House (NSH) and Maggie is the coordinator at Pat Crowley House (PCH).

Maggie and I have been a part of the H.O.M.E. family for nearly a year. With my background in social work and Maggie’s in gerontology, we may have thought we knew what we were walking into, but we have learned a lot about what the Good Life is all about.

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Topics: volunteer, community, senior living, intergenerational housing, intergenerational relationships, Good Life Senior Residences