Laughing over spilled Jell-O: a radical prescription for loneliness in seniors

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Adamson and Duncan are typical roommates except for one small demographic detail: Duncan is 23 and Adamson is 92.

They met through Symbiosis, a co-housing project run by the school of graduate studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ont. The project hooks up students in need of safe, affordable housing and neighbourhood seniors in need of companionship.

It’s one of the growing ways to creatively address the health problem of loneliness in seniors.

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