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Senior Moments from H.O.M.E.

Here's How Living in an Intergenerational Community has Impacted Brandon

Posted by Nikki Moustafa on Jul 29, 2019 11:44:17 AM

The Nathalie Salmon House Good Life Senior Residences is preparing to say goodbye to long time cook, and former resident assistant Brandon Melby. Brandon, his partner Kara (former resident assistant turned Good Life Senior Residences coordinator of the Pat Crowley House), and their two children Ethan (age 4) and Rayna (4 months) have been living in one of the four family apartments in the Nathalie Salmon House for the past 5 years.

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Topics: intergenerational housing, resident assistants, intergenerational relationships

Giving Tuesday Impact Series: Ethan has 30 grandparents

Posted by Janet Takehara on Dec 1, 2014 12:15:00 PM

“H.O.M.E. is a very unique place that offers more than just the services they provide. It’s a community that truly cares for one another, and I’m glad to have called it home for so long!” 

The affordable housing offered by H.O.M.E. has been intergenerational by design from the very start. In 1982, Pat Crowley House opened its doors and became the home of twelve seniors, four college-age resident assistants and the young family of our shared living coordinator. Apartments for families with young children were included when we opened Nathalie Salmon House in 1994 and Blackhawk Manor in 2004.

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Topics: community, intergenerational housing, resident assistants, celebrate, Giving Tuesday

Back to School at H.O.M.E.: Intergenerational Programs

Posted by Amber Martin on Sep 15, 2014 10:08:00 AM

It’s back to school time!

You might be asking, but H.O.M.E. serves seniors, this time of year must not mean much to you, right? Wrong. Back to school means a lot of activity at H.O.M.E!

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Topics: volunteer, community, senior living, intergenerational housing, resident assistants, community partners, Good Life Senior Residences

H.O.M.E.'s seniors are awesome

Posted by Amber Martin on Aug 4, 2014 10:06:00 AM

A few weeks ago, a commenter on Facebook told us that our residents are awesome.

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Topics: volunteer, community, senior living, intergenerational housing, senior independence, resident assistants, food security, aging in community, Good Life Senior Residences

Spotlight on Shared Living!

Posted by Eftiola Trebicka on Jul 28, 2014 7:03:00 PM

Whenever I tell someone who is unfamiliar with H.O.M.E. about our housing program I am almost always asked “So, it’s like a nursing home”?

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Topics: community, intergenerational housing, senior independence, resident assistants, Good Life Senior Residences