A program of Home Instead Senior Care Foundation

Shared Housing of New Orleans helps elderly homeowners remain in their homes

New Orleans, Louisiana

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Description of project

Shared Housing of New Orleans keeps elderly and/or disabled homeowners from going to nursing homes that do not want to or need to be there. We match them with individuals who need a place to live. There is an even exchange of room and board by the homeowner for light housework and companionship by the homeseeker. Our mission is to prevent the unnecessary institutionalization of elderly and disabled homeowners. Also we attempt to reduce homelessness by providing a transitional housing option for individuals seeking a place to stay. Independence and dignity are preserved in a mutually beneficial homesharing arrangement.

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Our main focus is the greater New Orleans metro area. This includes Orleans and Jefferson Parishes. Many elderly homeowners, though mentally healthy, often suffer physical disabilities which prevent ...read more

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Shared Housing of New Orleans keeps elderly and/or disabled homeowners from going to nursing homes that do not want to or need to be there. We match them with individuals who need a place to live. ...read more

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