The 2019 National Cohousing Conference in Portland, Oregon was a huge success. For information about future conferences visit the CohoUS website and subscribe to the newsletter. You can view and download a souvenir PDF with photos and more info about the conference.
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Dr. Helen Jarvis

Helen Jarvis is Reader in Social Geography at Newcastle University. She has published three books on cities, housing, gender and work/life balance, and numerous articles and book chapters on pragmatic utopias, alternative visions of home and family life, and age-friendly community resilience. Current research connects social and environmental justice through grassroots civic empowerment; radical debate on real-world sustainable degrowth; social infrastructures of cohousing that address rising loneliness; and experiments in sharing systems of collective co-production. She has written extensively in English on the iconic Danish intentional community of Christiania, both in academic and popular, activist publications.