What is a senior community?

A senior community can comprise condo or apartment living for older adults 60 and over in a community setting.  Most senior communities offer meal preparation, laundry assistance, housekeeping, social activities, transportation to grocery, drug store, and more.  Independent Living communities are for older adults who can live on their own and handle all their own … Continue reading What is a senior community?

Senior Housing Options

Many Alternatives for senior housing exist today There are more options available to aging adults than ever before.  When the WWI/II generation was growing up, there was only nursing homes which were essentially skilled nursing.  Since that time, it has evolved to include: Independent Housing - This type of housing is similar to a condo arrangement but in … Continue reading Senior Housing Options

Criteria for Selecting Senior Housing

Select Senior Housing with Care Before helping an older adult find housing, have them write down what they want out of a residence setting.  Each residence has its own personality and finding a match for the potential resident is imperative to their future happiness. Make sure they have a list of their financial assets because … Continue reading Criteria for Selecting Senior Housing