Asheville opens way to a new vision of aging.
Presented by the Buncombe County Culture Change in Aging Network (BC-CAN)
What kind of home will be your home in later life?
DATE: Saturday, Sept 29, 2012
TIME: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
LOCATION: The Reuter Center, UNC Asheville
COST: $20 (includes lunch)
RSVP: Brenda Delacruz, 828-251-6622, by 9/26/12
Featuring keynote speaker Dene (Geraldine) Peterson, founder and developer of ElderSpirit, a mixed-income co-housing community in Abingdon VA designed to foster mutual support and later life spirituality.
In a half-day forum, participants will explore personal and cultural beliefs about what makes a home a home, and examine some of the current and emerging options for creating home in later life. Includes panel discussions with local experts, and small group sessions focused on intentional visioning and exploration.
How will YOU support your needs (physical, social, spiritual, financial)?
How will YOU get from here to there? By accident or design?