The Green House Project is a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating alternative living environments to traditional nursing home care facilities.
The project creates “caring homes for meaningful lives” for elders where residents have private rooms and baths, can move freely through the home, build deep knowing relationships with each other more and even participate in preparing their own meals. It is based on a philosophy seeking to reverse the “enforced dependency” of life in a traditional nursing home by creating small intentional communities of 7-10 elders designed to foster late-life development and growth.
Residents of Green House Project homes have shown “increased reports of mobility and social interaction, and fewer reports of weight loss and depression” compared with those living in traditional nursing home facilities.
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... Through intensive relationship-building, The Green House Project team supports the unique implementation process of each local organizations ... Comprehensive technical assistance led by an expert project guide, empowers teams with knowledge, resources and relevant experience at every step of the way ... staff will develop the skills they need to achieve The Green House model values and demonstrated outcomes ...
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