Letter: Modular 'meetup centres' should be brought to Tri-City seniors homes

The Editor:

I read with interest your May 27 article about “meetup centres" for families to visit retirement residences safely. 

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This innovative approach would appear to be ideal to serve family meetings at long-term care facilities, too, and perhaps our provincial authorities could look into helping many of them acquire such modules — and make plans to convert the units to modular housing when this virus crisis finally ends.

The pre-fabricated structures feature separate entrances for visitors and residents - photo PARC Ret
The pre-fabricated structures feature separate entrances for visitors and residents - PARC Retirement Living

The housing modules then might serve the needs of homeless folk.

Jim Peacock, Port Coquitlam

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