home share http://michiganradio.org en Home Share program brings different generations under one roof http://michiganradio.org/post/home-share-program-brings-different-generations-under-one-roof <p>The Ann Arbor Home Share program at the University of Michigan connects homeowners over the age of 55 with younger people looking for a place to live.&nbsp;</p><p>The program allows senior homeowners to manage household chores and offset costs--but it also offers companionship.&nbsp;</p><p>Every arrangement is unique.</p><p>In some cases, younger roommates take on housework or run errands in exchange for lower rent.&nbsp;</p><p>Michigan Radio&#39;s Christina Shockley spoke with Carol Tice and Kristina Gifford, who participate in the Home Share program. Tice, 80, rents out part of her home to Gifford, 24. Tice&nbsp;has been a participant for over 7 years.</p><p> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 11:00:09 +0000 Christina Shockley 5458 at http://michiganradio.org Home Share program brings different generations under one roof