Imagine being older, needing services, but not being fully infirm. Imagine living in an institution, with its all too cheery demeanor, being isolated from friends and the world. Imagine a bevy of personal care assistants, coming and going while we are stuck at home with Netflix or day-time TV. We can’t! And we decided to explore … Continue reading Overview

A Model for Action

Mutual aid: a model for “assisted living” From: Plainspeak.ca (info@plainspeak.ca) contact Rick and Liora Salter January 2019 Personal introduction My grandmother had been living in NYC for 16 years with her brother when he moved to Florida, leaving her without the means to remain in NYC. Her other brother and her sister moved her back … Continue reading A Model for Action