Why ‘adopting an elder’ was life-changing for this Canadian household

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When Marike Finlay and her partner Karin Cope decided to up sticks and move from Quebec to the Maritimes 20 years ago, they had a question for their older friend, Elisabeth Bigras: "Why don't you come?" The three women tell us how that question changed their lives, and give their take on this alternative form of long-term care: adopting an elder.

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