Who Needs Independent Living
Independent living communities attract a wide variety of seniors. Some just want to concentrate on enjoying themselves without the hassles of home ownership. Others are hoping to find a sense of community and belonging. Still others are looking for some help with domestic tasks. Whatever your reason for exploring an independent living location, all of them will provide personalized attention with a focus on your needs.
What to Expect
Some of the features available at different independent living communities in Bridgeport include:
- Spa and salon services
- Fitness equipment and pool access
- Meal plans and restaurant-style dining
- Transportation services
- On-site health centers
In Bridgeport, you can find a wide variety of independent living communities with many feature park-like campuses and beautiful architectural details. Contact us for information on which community is best suited to your individual tastes and needs.
Activities for Seniors in Bridgeport
The vitality of Bridgeport is undeniable. As the largest city in Connecticut, it has a thriving artistic community and a rich nautical history. The city invites its residents to explore any number of popular sightseeing destinations, including:
St. Mary's by the Sea – a picturesque area along the Ash Creek where you can enjoy fishing, picnicking and walking. The area encompasses paved walking paths, a beach and views of two nearby historic lighthouses.
Museums and galleries – including the Discovery Museum with its 120+ seat Henry B DuPont III Planetarium; the Barnum Museum, which chronicles the exploits of infamous showman PT Barnum; the Housatonic Museum of Art, with its collection of art by Rodin, Picasso and Chagall; and the NEST Arts Factory, a re-imagined factory building that now houses a community of artists and musicians.
Local sports teams – like the Bridgeport Sound Tigers and the Bridgeport Bluefish Professional Baseball Club. The Tigers are the American Hockey League affiliate of the New York Islanders that play home games at the nearby Webster Bank Arena. The Bluefish are a charter team of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, and play home games at easily accessible Ballpark at Harbor Yard.
Finding Independent Living in Bridgeport
If you are interested in learning about independent living options in Bridgeport, please contact our Senior Living Advisors, who would be more than happy to discuss your unique retirement community needs.