Our communities are designed to help you focus your time and energy on what's really important to you. For many, people are the most important thing. You'll find it's easy to maintain and strengthen existing relationships with family and friends, while fostering new connections.
The wealth of available experiences and resources also encourages goal setting. Goals give something to work toward and the motivation to achieve something that's meaningful to you. We think you'll agree it brings a sense of joy and fulfillment in a way few other things can do.
People make a place. Being surrounded by other adults looking to continuously improve themselves creates an inspiring living environment. You'll find you have friends who encourage you to learn a new language or try yoga for the first time. Residents are constantly discovering new passions and exploring new ways to feel fulfilled on a daily basis.
Vital Connections Research
For many older Americans, a senior housing community is more than just a place to live: It’s a place to be alive. For older adults living on their own, a time often comes when they feel they are simply “treading water.” Life may have occasional social engagements, a certain daily rhythm, but it can often lack direction. This is when individuals often seek or wish for a different mode of living that gives life a greater sense of meaning again.
It’s no surprise that the majority of people over age 65 prefer to live at home. One of the key reasons is the perception that staying home is less expensive. With worries of outliving savings, many believe senior living communities are financially out of reach. What may surprise you, however, is that’s often not the case. Let’s take a look at the cost of senior living versus aging at home.
Making the decision to downsize is a big step. Whether the move is for health reasons, financial reasons, for less hassle, to be closer to family or simply to enjoy a new adventure; you’re ready for all the future holds. But can you say the same for your home? Be sure of it with these senior downsizing dos.