Archive for June, 2012

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LA-­Based Nonprofit Announces Production of a Shared Housing Toolkit

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

LOS ANGELES—Affordable Living for the Aging, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing affordable housing for senior citizens, received a grant under Enterprise’s national Vulnerable Populations RFP to modernize the shared housing model for today’s market and provide other agencies with tools and resources for expanding their impact.  One-third of Los Angeles’ 1.2 million older adults are facing

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Census: Shared Housing is a Means of Coping with Economic Difficulties

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

A Census report shows that the number of shared households in the nation increased by 11.7% from 2007 to 2010, as a means of coping with economic difficulties.  This report analyzes and describes “household sharing,” a process by which people join or combine households. Data from the Annual Social and Economic Supplement of the Current Population Survey were

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