What kind of housing will seniors choose in La Plata County?

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What kind of housing will seniors choose in La Plata County?

Population of those 65 and older projected to double by 2040
Faye Gooden is in the process of moving from her subsidized apartment to a new place just southeast of Mercy Regional Medical Center. The move was made possible because of her improved finances, but many senior citizens never see an increase in income after retirement, which makes it difficult to keep up with rising costs.
Faye Gooden works on a quilt in her studio Friday on north Main Avenue. Gooden supplements her income by running her own quilting business.
Faye Gooden is in the process of moving from her subsidized apartment to a new place just southeast of Mercy Regional Medical Center, where she will have all the room she needs for her quilting business.

What kind of housing will seniors choose in La Plata County?

Faye Gooden is in the process of moving from her subsidized apartment to a new place just southeast of Mercy Regional Medical Center. The move was made possible because of her improved finances, but many senior citizens never see an increase in income after retirement, which makes it difficult to keep up with rising costs.
Faye Gooden works on a quilt in her studio Friday on north Main Avenue. Gooden supplements her income by running her own quilting business.
Faye Gooden is in the process of moving from her subsidized apartment to a new place just southeast of Mercy Regional Medical Center, where she will have all the room she needs for her quilting business.

What kind of housing will seniors choose in La Plata County?

Kathi Clamp, right, owner of the Apple Orchard Inn, and her daughter, Keeva Greffly, remodeled a couple of cabins and are creating a new business called Oasis at the Orchard for seniors near Hermosa.

What kind of housing will seniors choose in La Plata County?

Oasis at the Orchard, a new business in the Hermosa area, will provide senior housing and a network of friends and neighbors to help senior citizens socialize and stay in their homes longer.
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