About Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ
The nearly always sunny city of Tucson, in Pima county, is a city where you can wake up every day to breathtaking views of the mountains. In this desert paradise, amazing old world beauty mingles with modern luxury to offer excellent dining, shopping, and recreation at every corner. Assisted living in this city is easy and carefree.
What to Expect
Most assisted living communities in the city of Tucson offer the following amenities:
- Daily trips and social activities
- Delicious customized meal plans
- Pet friendly housing
- Convenient access to public transportation
- On-site beautician services
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Tucson, AZ
Tucson is home to a public transportation system that has twice been rated the best in the U.S. A combination of street cars, buses, and shuttle service offers seniors easy access to any place in the city and to all local suburbs and nearby cities. A variety of hospitals and medical centers throughout the city also ensure the health of Tucson seniors.
Located on the banks of the Santa Cruz River near the base of the Tucson Mountains, this neighborhood offers a mix of urban and suburban benefits. Ranch housing dominates the landscape where seniors can find attractions like the Old Tucson Studio and Saguaro National Park West among the beautiful cactus fields.
The upscale community in northern Tucson is home to some of the best boutiques, art galleries, and small restaurants, as well as everyday shopping opportunities at Tucson Mall. This is also the area of the city that is filled with spas, country clubs, and golf course, if you enjoy more upscale entertainment.
Eastern Tucson has seen rapid development in the past few decades, which means it generally has newer houses that are a little closer together. But the planned communities here are so gorgeous that it may easily be the nicest part of the city to simply walk around and most of the best restaurants are in Eastern Tucson. For a special treat you can also visit the boneyard at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, where there are hundreds of retired aircraft.
Activities for Seniors in Tucson, AZ
People in Tucson do things just a little bit differently.
They enjoy annual festivals like the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, Tucson Festival of Books, and All Souls Procession Weekend.
While the city has a museum of art like most major cities in the country, it is also home to the Titan Missile Museum, a museum that features Cold War era nuclear missile silo.
If you are looking for shopping and dining that truly defines the city of Tucson, no place is better than Trail Dust Town, where you can shop and dine in 1950s western movie set.
If you are looking for something new and different, Tucson is the place to find it.
Finding Assisted Living in Tucson, AZ
Find the ideal assisted living community in Tucson, AZ. Contact our Senior Living Advisors for professional advice and assistance in finding the community that best fits your needs.