On one of the websites of Quartz is an article about alternative living arrangement, In the article Dorthothea Hoffmeister is describing a 20 years process when she in her early 50´s, not married or having children, decided to form a community where she and her friends could live by themselves in an apartments but have easy access to each other. After having met monthly for six years they found an city  center apartment building where they could realize their dream. They called their project  „Active oldings living together (OLGA)“. Dorthothea Hoffmeister decribes the advantage of this type of living „One isn´t alone, there is someone to rely on when one is sick, or to go to movies or exercise with“

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Keywords: alternative living, active old, advantage, living together