WHO NEEDS INDEPENDENT LIVING
Independent living, as the name indicates, is ideal for seniors who prize their independence and freedom to come and go as they please. If you need in-home care, it’s available, but not mandatory. Free of the burden of home ownership, many seniors in Oakland find a welcome relief by moving to independent living.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Independent living in Oakland allows seniors to enjoy the safety of a secure environment, while retaining their mobility and freedom. When simpler things are taken care of in independent living, you’re able to enjoy the life you want to live. Resident services and amenities you frequently find in Oakland include:
- Housekeeping and linen services
- Transportation when and where you need it
- Scheduled meals which are optional to you
- Fitness programs and group activities
- Assistance with your pets as needed
- In-home care when necessary
ACTIVITIES FOR SENIORS IN OAKLAND, CA
Lake Merritt – Walking Lake Merritt is a history lesson and physical activity all in one. With information points around its 3.4-mile perimeter, you can learn about the gold rush settlers and native peoples from the Bay Area while taking in the views of the city.
Oracle Arena and Alameda County Coliseum – For sports fans, there’s no more exciting place in Oakland than the Oracle Arena. Catch an A’s game or watch the Raiders crush the competition. Golden State Warriors games are also a spirited and lively outing for independent seniors.
Redwood Regional National Park – No matter how many times you’ve visited the Redwood Regional National Park just east of Oakland, there’s still more to discover. This enduring iconic national park is a wonderful destination for day hikes or casual drives.
FINDING INDEPENDENT LIVING IN OAKLAND
Finding independent living in Oakland is very simple. Our advisors are experts in the Oakland area and will help you find an independent retirement community you can be excited about. Call us and get cost information and refine what types of amenities are most important to you.