Feb. 16, 2017 | Barb Livingstone
Canmore's Spring Creek aims to give seniors care options in a resort-like setting
Having to leave your home and the community you love, when it comes time to downsize or when you need extra care, is one of the worst things about aging.
While even the most grandiose new communities try to tick all the boxes that allow aging in place – like live/work units, mixed-use services, and a range of options from affordable to luxury single family and mutli-family homes – not all can claim to package those choices in a walkable, resort setting.
However, a 70-acre development in the mountain village of Canmore, is checking off every one of those uses in what is a "legacy" project for developer Frank Kernick.