You’re healthy enough to live alone, but do you want someone else to take care of the yardwork and the repairs?  Do you enjoy living close to people your own age and having access to programs and outings to keep you active and engaged? Do you—and your kids—want the peace of mind that you can…

Changing Minds and Improving Lives A Look at Friendship Independent Living If you’ve ever visited an independent living community, then you know that the scene can look more like a vacation destination than a senior living option. But for many people, the fact that it falls under the category of “retirement community” is enough to…

Garden Homes Expert Mark Wallis, Director of Leasing for Rosegate Assisted Living and Garden Homes – an American Senior Living Community   Q: What are Garden Homes? A: Garden Homes are specially designed independent living homes for residents who want the freedom to come and go, but desire the amenities that accompany living in a…

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What More Could You Need? Leaving your home, where you’ve lived for years, can be difficult. When you finally decide to pack up and move to a retirement community, wouldn’t it be nice to know that—despite how much care you need down the road—you’ll never have to move again? What Are Continuing Care Retirement Communities…

Looking for retirement options in Columbus, Ohio?  You’ve come to the right place!  Along with our helpful list of resources for the Columbus area, we’ve compiled the top 10 reasons to retire to Columbus, Ohio. 1) Amazing Retirement Communities Columbus has something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for the carefree lifestyle of an Active Adult…

Helping to Choose a Nursing Home Once a Child … Always a Child I’ve written many articles about and marketing for senior living facilities over the years, so I know how dogged seniors can be about their independence. They’ll drag their feet about moving into assisted living, or heaven forbid, a nursing home, because the…

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Get Out There and Enjoy Your Retirement! You’ve probably always imagined your retirement as a time when you could do exactly what you wanted—golf, cook, play tennis, go to the spa, travel—without any responsibilities to tie you down. While you may not have reports to write or meetings to attend anymore, there are still the…

By Rachel Leonard A community that says, forget about spending your Saturday mornings mowing the grass, fixing the washing machine, or cleaning out the gutters; instead take that time to play a round of golf, go swimming, practice yoga, or cuddle up and nap! Retirement Living Communities, or “Age Restricted” Communities,  have been viewed as…

Choosing a Continuing Care Retirement Community Think of a Continuing Care Retirement Community as a friendly village….or like a college campus for retirement living. Continuing Care Retirement Communities, also referred to as “CCRCs”, are a progressive way to age without having to move too far away from home. Most continuing care communities cover the entire…