About Assisted Living in Arlington, TX
The city of Arlington, in the county of Tarrant, is a Texas city that offers incredible diversity in activities and services. Senior communities within the city flourish, due to both the beautiful year round weather and the plethora of available activities. When you live in assisted living in the Arlington area, you will be able to enjoy live professional sports, wonderful Tex-Mex cuisine, one of the best amusement parks in the country, amazing performing arts, and plenty of natural beauty.
What to Expect
Most assisted living communities in Arlington, TX offer the following amenities:
- Delicious home cooked meals
- Pet friendly housing
- Daily activities and trips
- On-site beautician services
- On-site devotional services
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Arlington, TX
Arlington is a city that obviously cares about its senior residents. In addition to a standard bus mass transit system, it also has a shuttle service that serves only seniors, allowing seniors in the city to easily traverse the city even if they don't have a car. The city also has multiple top class hospitals that offer exceptional medical service for seniors.
The wealthy district of Southlake is a residential area filled with large Tudor style houses. This neighborhood is so vibrant and green that it could easily fit into a northern state and not look out of place. Seniors living in Southlake are likely to walk through a pair of public parks in order to shop at the lovely little boutiques and restaurants in Southlake Town Square.
The homes in Colleyville are stylistically diverse enough that some look like traditional Spanish villas, others look like southern plantations, and yet others look like grand cathedrals. This diversity also shows in the variety of shopping, recreation, and dining available in the area, where almost everything is within easy walking distance of the homes.
Dalworthington Gardens is something of a split community. Upscale homes are spread throughout a plethora of parks on one side of West Arkansas Lane and a complete shopping district is on the other side. Seniors living here can enjoy their days lounging by the pond in Pappy Elkins Park or window shopping for instruments and shoes across the street.
Activities for Seniors in Arlington, TX
Arlington may be a smaller city, but two different professional sports teams play within the city limits. The Cowboys play football at AT&T Stadium and the Rangers play baseball at Texas Rangers' Globe Life Park in Arlington.
The city is also home to Six Flags Over Texas. Seniors can get a season pass and spend their free time simply enjoying the various rides and shows in the park. Visiting grandchildren will particularly enjoy the park.
Other highlights of the city include the Planetarium Dome Theater and the International Bowling Museum.
Arlington may not be large in size, but it is big in spirit and residents who explore the city know that.
Finding Assisted Living in Arlington, TX
If you have decided to join an assisted living community in Arlington, TX, our Senior Living Advisors will help you choose the specific community that will best serve your needs.