The Heritage: a home for Regina’s seniors since 1972. Image: Google Maps, September 2016.

As I explore a bit in an upcoming piece about the MacLaren House nursing home (1967-1993) in Ottawa, shelter for seniors came to be a major concern in housing policy during the 1960s.1To be certain, it was a known issue long before that, but it was not until the 1960s in Canada that it received a dedicated policy response.

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1. To be certain, it was a known issue long before that, but it was not until the 1960s in Canada that it received a dedicated policy response.