Canada unprepared for housing needs of rising senior population

By Israel | Uncategorized

Jun 18
Canada rising senior population
Statistics Canada census figures show greatest increase in the proportion of seniors

As the number of seniors continues to grow, experts say Canada is failing to prepare for the housing and home care needs of an aging population.

“We’re so far behind where we ought to be, given we know these trends are happening and we’ve known about these trends for the past 20 years,” said Mark Rosenberg, geography and planning professor at Queen’s University and the Canada Research Chair in development studies.

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