Who Needs Independent Living
Senior individuals or couples who require the freedom from previous everyday responsibilities that now pose a lifestyle inconvenience rely on independent living. Retirement communities in Winnipeg provide services and amenities that cater to health and well-being, transportation, leisure and housekeeping duties. Individuals and couples can customize these flexible ranges of services to help keep them active and engaged in day to day living.
What to Expect.
It's typical of the average independent living community in Winnipeg to offer some of the following amenities:
- Social activities
- Laundry services
- Exercise and leisure activities
- Beauty and barber services
- Fully private or semi-private rooms
- Pets are welcome
Activities for Seniors in Winnipeg, Winnipeg Capital Region
Winnipeg is a naturally, culturally and historically rich city where seniors can enjoy limitless opportunities to partake in city-wide attractions and features.
Facilities and Venues- The MTS Centre is located in the downtown core of Winnipeg and boasts of being a three-concourse facility configurable for large-scale sports and entertainment attractions. It's the home of the NHL's Winnipeg Jets and hosts world-class shows year-round. Visitors can easily walk onto the downtown skywalk system to easily access a wide array of quality restaurants, shopping centers, hotels and other attractions.
Free Activities- Seniors can visit the popular Forks Market that has 50 unique shops and restaurants and is historical having been a meeting place for vendors and customers for 6,000 years. Free festivals are held at the Old Market Square on The Cube stage featuring the Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival and the TD International Jazz Festival. Art galleries welcome visitors to admire the many works featured at galleries including the Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art and The Platform Center for Photographic and Digital Arts.
Parks and Recreation- Senior dedicated programs created by FortWhyte Alive provide social enrichment and natural history of the local area. Programs are suited to seniors who are active and for those who have mobility restrictions. Smaller portioned lunch and snacks are included during these group programs for seniors.
Finding Independent Living in Winnipeg.
If you're considering retiring to an independent living community, we'd love to have a conversation with you. Contact us and speak with one of our Senior Living Advisors.