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Just be: Outdoor socialization spaces that break isolation

"We just want to watch life go by" was a recurring thought that emerged from the residents and family members consultation at the George Boyack Long term Care facility in Calgary. Public or semi-private outdoor socialization opportunities break the social and physical isolation that long term care facility residents experience and at the same time offer a chance to larger community members to get to know their senior neighbors.

Long term care resident watching kids play
Seniors love watching kids play


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