I hear this all the time and most people I know would much rather stay in their own home and maintain some independence if they can. This has been of particular importance to people during these COVID times.
Many surveys that have been done show this consistently. It has also been shown that Canada spends a surprisingly tiny amount on Home Care which would enable more people to stay in their own homes and provide an economic benefit at the same time.
Check out this latest article posted in the Citizen by Judith G. Seidman yesterday.
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