Companion housing is a fast growing trend that is helping many Canadians live happier, healthier, and more financially stable lives. This free interactive workshop is intended to help older adults learn about companion housing and how to take the first steps.
The workshop is hosted online using ZOOM. An email with details on how to join will be sent after registering with the form below.
There are three modules with breaks in-between, a short Q&A session and a networking session at the end where you have a chance to meet your very own housing companion.
Total length of the workshop is 3 hours including breaks and networking.
Part 1: 45 minutes
10 minute break
Part 2: 40 minutes
15 minute break
Part 3: 45 minutes
Q&A: 10 minutes
Networking: 30 minutes
What is companion housing
How companion housing can help you and who benefits.
Finding housing companions
How to find and choose the right housing companion.
Steps for success
Tips and best practices to share space and have a happy companion home.
Ask questions and meet others
Virtual networking – maybe you will meet a new companion?