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The Rewards of Moving to a Senior Living CommunityApril 25, 2023
Moving into a senior living community apartment is a great way to enjoy the rewards of retirement. From having access to social activities and amenities, to gaining peace of mind knowing there is help nearby if needed, seniors who make the move are often surprised by just how much they love and benefit from their new home.
Making friends contributes to our well-being. Seniors who live at a senior living community can connect with peers who have similar interests through various fun activities like art, games, and fitness programs.
Senior living communities can help to foster better physical and mental health for residents. On-site medical care is readily accessible, in addition to fitness centers and classes promoting a healthy lifestyle. Residents enjoy staying active, engaged, socializing with peers, and staying independent for longer.
Gaining Peace of Mind
Many senior living communities have secure entrances and staff available day and night. Additional features like emergency call buttons, ramps, elevators, and grab bars provide extra peace of mind for residents and their families. Some communities also offer transportation services to residents for nearby shopping and doctor’s appointments. These features ensure safety and comfort to all residents.
Eliminating Home Maintenance and Its Costs
Senior living communities typically offer fixed monthly fees that include a wide range of services and amenities. This can be a huge relief for seniors who are tired of managing multiple bills and expenses each month. In addition, moving into a senior living community means there are no more home maintenance costs—which can be a large expense for seniors who live in homes that require frequent upkeep and repairs. Residents can enjoy greater security knowing their home is kept up-to-date with no additional effort or cost required!
Enjoying a Worry-free Lifestyle
Moving into a senior living community can be a very rewarding experience. With so much provided under one roof, residents can enjoy more time doing what they love. Additionally, the sense of security and fellowship provided by being part of a larger community is priceless.
Ultimately, a senior living community offers many benefits that can help enhance life during retirement, making it a sensible and worthy choice to consider.
It's All Right Here at Lafayette
A Redeemer Health senior living community, Lafayette offers all of the benefits described in this article—and more!
The community is located in Fox Chase, a neighborhood featuring tree-lined streets and beautiful green spaces. In fact, one of the many perks of living at Lafayette is the stunning views of Pennypack Park that residents can enjoy year-round.
Lafayette offers stylish, newly renovated apartments and a lively social atmosphere with a full calendar of activities, programs, and events. In addition, the community takes care of chores like housekeeping and linen service while offering many on-site conveniences such as a country store, bank, beauty salon/barber shop, and health care services.
Lafayette is perfect for seniors who want a worry-free lifestyle. Learn more today! Schedule a tour or speak with a residential sales coordinator now. Call 215-214-5877 or visit redeemerhealth.org/LafayetteLiving.