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Retirement Home

“Residents are burned out. We are burned out," one employee said.
The monarch butterflies were a bright spot during the pandemic.
It was recently reported that Calgary has some of the most expensive seniors' housing in Canada, at $3,100 a month, some $1,000 over the national average. There's no doubt that the article has a point: we do need more affordable seniors' housing in this country.
"I was so drawn to it because it was so simple," says filmmaker.
The phone rings, your mom's number shows up and you are filled with dread. You say hello and she gleefully announces that