About Assisted Living in Louisville, KY
Louisville, in the county of Jefferson in Kentucky, is a city that charmingly blends southern history with modern style. As an assisted living resident in Louisville, you will experience city life at a much slower pace than in most other cities in the country. This gives you more opportunities to enjoy the fine southern cuisine, plethora of historical landmarks, and plenty of green space available in the city.
What to Expect
Most assisted living communities in Louisville, KY offer the following amenities:
- Pet friendly housing
- Home made food and snacks
- On-site devotional services
- On-site beautician services or beauty salon
- Housekeeping and laundry services
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Louisville, KY
The city of Louisville offers the best medical network available in the state of Kentucky, giving senior residents a great sense of security about their health. Additionally, due to a complete bus network, Louisville seniors can easily travel around the city. Due to both easy transportation and great hospitals, Louisville has developed a number of active senior communities.
Grand Victorians and smaller bungalows fill the streets of the developed neighborhood of Crescent Hill in the east part of the city. Seniors living in Crescent Hill are within easy walking distance of dozens of small shops, boutiques, cafes, restaurants, and bars, offering endless options for a lazy spring day.
Originally home to mostly German residents, this neighborhood still shows the signs of its original immigrants with a large number of beautiful churches and local eateries. In recent years Germantown has been developed by a growing art community that are restoring many of the older houses and commonly beautify the neighborhood with street art and performances.
If you are looking for some of the best high end, trendy restaurants in the city, Clifton is the place for you. A diverse population live amid the rows of long, thin houses that dominate the neighborhood, making it a wonderful place to enjoy fine dining while getting to know friendly and outgoing neighbors.
Activities for Seniors in Louisville, KY
Louisville is a city that attracts year round events that appeal to a wide range of interests. A five day Beatles festival opens the summer months on Memorial Day and the summer is brought to a resounding close with the Kentucky State Fair and the Kentucky Bourbon Festival.
For seniors that enjoy unusual races, Louisville also offers plenty of excitement. The city is home to the world famous Kentucky Derby as well as the much less famous Great Balloon Race and Great Steamboat Race.
You can also learn about the history of the United States at the National Society of the Sons of the Revolution or about your own history at the National Genealogical Research Library.
Between history, culture, and annual events, it is a great city to live in.
Finding Assisted Living in Louisville, KY
If you are looking for the ideal assisted living community in the city of Louisville, KY, our Senior Living Advisors will help you find the perfect community for your needs.