Who Needs Independent Living
Independent living offers unique advantages that many seniors in Jacksonville choose to take advantage of. It is an ideal way to ensure that you will never be separated from a loved one during your senior years. Retirement communities offer services and amenities that both ensure your physical security and reduce your every day chores. Senior friendly rooms and furniture and transportation are common ways that independent living eases stress for you. Independent living communities in Jacksonville are simply a safe and pleasant place to live an active lifestyle.
What to Expect
Most independent living communities in Jacksonville offer some or all of the following amenities.
- Custom meal plans
- Convenient access to public transportation
- Private or semi-private housing
- Pet friendly housing
- Monitored 24 hour security
- Housekeeping services
- Exercise programs with senior friendly equipment
In Jacksonville independent living communities are also referred to as retirement communities. Call us to help you find the community that meets all your needs.
Activities for Seniors in Jacksonville
Jacksonville is a city filled with a plethora of activities ideal for seniors living in retirement communities. Here are some of the things to enjoy.
Parks – The city of Jacksonville is home to the largest urban park system in the United States. Here you can visit wonders like the 250 year old Treaty Oak in downtown Jessie Ball DuPont Park.
Events – Every year Jacksonville hosts the six day long Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament in July. If you enjoy fishing, you can watch or even compete with some of the best in the world. Other world class events include the Jacksonville Jazz Festival and the Jacksonville Film Festival.
Attractions – At the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens you can see lions, tigers, elephants, and jaguars any day of the year. At the free reptile house you can also visit a world's worth of lizards and snakes. This is an ideal place for spending free time that will appeal to you as much as it will to young visitors like grandchildren.
Sports – Home to the NFL expansion team, the Jacksonville Jaguars, sports fans in Jacksonville have witnessed a steady improvement of their team year after year. The team may be new, but the many fans are always excited and loyal.
Finding Independent Living in Jacksonville
If you like wonderful weather and want to live an active, yet carefree lifestyle during your senior years, an independent living retirement community in Jacksonville is the ideal option for stress free living. Call us for a free consultation and a Senior Living Advisor will work with you to select the retirement community that best fits your specific physical, mental, and social needs, while staying firmly within your available budget.