Resident Owned Communities

Stop, Drop and Roll

Some coping advice from one ROC leader to another The pandemic arrived early in 2020, lingered over the summer, and now we’re back in the thick of it. I don’t know about you, but I thought we would … More »

photo of Paul Bradley in a manufactured home community

One Country, Many Communities

Last year, the Pew Research Center reported that most Americans are feeling that the political discourse has become less respectful, less fact-based and less substantive. The ongoing presidential election brings these feelings front and center and, as it … More »


The time of my life …

This past year has been a real gift. I stepped back in time with all of the current knowledge and experience I now possess having run ROC USA® for 8½ years. I was able to return to what … More »


Whirlwind tour a smashing success

Good Day To All, Remember when you were a little kid and your parents woke you up to say you were going on a road trip today so get up and get dressed? My heart would fill with … More »


Fun Fair Event a smashing success

Good Day to Everyone! Happy Friday to you. Well what a grand event day we had. Our Fun Fair Event went well, we had about 30 residents and children come and the vendors were great. I would recommend … More »


Maine’s ROC members know how to throw a party!

It was great to attend the gathering of the five Maine ROCs last Saturday.  It’s always good to see old friends, Fay, Linda and Dawn – who attended the Community Leadership Institute last fall in Cincinnati – and … More »


WANTED: Your opinions!

This week residents are getting a gentle little nudge, a prod, a tiny push from Paul Bradley and from us – your always friendly ROC Association Directors – to provide some grassroots input as ROC USA works to … More »