12 Feb '12, 8am

Facilities for the Elderly

We need a solution to provide facilities for the elderly. Alex Au writes about some ideas. They are worth reading. http://yawningbread.wordpress.com/2012/02/12/government-fights-lonely-battle-for-eldercare-centres/ How can we provide facilities for the elderly and meet the concerns of property owners regarding the negative impact on their property values? I will give some of my views later (remember, I like to think out-of-the box) but I encourage other people to share their views first.

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