Independent Living Accommodation
The seniors can live in a home within a community, but generally it will be an apartment-style living. No matter where they live, they will get over site and easy access to proper services and be able to enjoy their life without the everyday activities that may have been weighing them down. They will be able to enjoy social gatherings, cultural activities, educational events, etc.
Services at Independent Living Community
There are a lot of services that the seniors can enjoy and participate in at Independent Living Community; for instance,
- Friendly place to live in
- Social gatherings
- Educational events
- Cultural activities
- Nutritional meals
- Wellness and fitness programs
- Housekeeping facilities
- Transportation and appointment services
- Outdoor adventure programs
- Libraries and community centers
- Game rooms
- Beauty and banking services
- 24 hour alert medical service systems
These make life for an elder much more safe and many times better. The families can relax because their elders are in a safer environment. The elder can meet others and staff for the most part any time they wish. For many elders in an independent living community, they begin to feel like they have a new family members. That way, they can be healthy and happy because they have support even though they have their own space.
- Low Income Senior Housing
These are designed for the seniors, who have a low income and live only on their social security income. Generally there is a 1-2 year wait list.
- Senior Care Housing
These are designed for seniors who are 55 or older.
- Retirement Communities
These houses are designed for the seniors, who prefer living in an independent community, no matter how big or small it is.
- Continuing Care Retirement Community
In this care system, the higher end services and amenities are provided to the elders.