Tag: self-determination

Cohousing especially for older women

OWCH move in

OWCH (Old­er Women’s Cohous­ing) is a group of women over fifty who, as an alter­na­tive to liv­ing alone have cre­at­ed their own com­mu­ni­ty in a new, pur­pose-built block of flats in High Bar­net, London.

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Keeping people happy

Photo by Jason Thompson

Hans Beck­er, a guru for old­er care’ speaks about self-deter­mi­na­tion at Think about it … liv­ing cre­ative­ly, for life!’ at Baltic Cen­tre for Con­tem­po­rary Art, Gateshead, June 2016.

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Power and agency

Photo by Jason Thompson

François Mataras­so reflects on pow­er and agency for old­er peo­ple at Think about it … liv­ing cre­ative­ly, for life!’ at Baltic Cen­tre for Con­tem­po­rary Art, Gateshead, June 2016.

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Challenging assumptions

Photo by Jason Thompson

Pro­fes­sor Rose Gilroy address­es issues sur­round­ing old­er peo­ple’s hous­ing at Think about it … liv­ing cre­ative­ly, for life!’ at Baltic Cen­tre for Con­tem­po­rary Art, Gateshead, June 2016.

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