Who Needs Independent Living
Any senior who can live independently without the need for nursing care and wants to live a life of total freedom will find independent living to be the perfect setting. If you or your loved one is overwhelmed by the constant home maintenance activities, can't easily access amenities or is just looking to move to a retirement community to network and make new social connections, an independent living facility may be a good fit.
What to Expect
Independent living offers everything you would need for a vibrant and engaging life, giving assurance of a promising future. Residents can expect to stay in a comfortable and secure environment with convenient access to amenities. Independent living offers endless opportunities as seniors can be able to do everything they couldn't do before in a nurturing environment that promotes their physical, social and mental well-being. Our senior independent living communities offer seniors the following services:
- Interior and exterior home maintenance
- Weekly housekeeping and flat linen services
- Concierge services
- Scheduled meals
- Scheduled transportation for local events, errands and appointments
- Senior wellness programs
- Security surveillance
- Pet-friendly environment
- In-home care when needed
Activities for Seniors in Kansas City
Parks - Nature lovers can enjoy a picnic and stroll through the 60-acre Macken Park or head to the Deanna Rose Farmstead, which features some nature trails, hay rides, fishing ponds and a bit of livestock rearing. Seniors can also take a tour of Powell Gardens, the largest botanical garden in Kansas City. Those who are daring enough can go ahead and plunge down the world's tallest water slide at Schlitterbahn Waterpark for an exhilarating experience.
Sporting attractions - Kansas City is a sport-friendly city and is home to notable teams like the Royals (MLB), Chiefs (NFL), Sporting KC (MLS) and Nascar Racing. The Negroes Leagues Baseball Museum offers a fascinating combination of sports and history that baseball fans will enjoy.
Historical Museums - The Nelson-Atkins Museum provides some free entertainment for seniors who enjoy arts and exhibits. The museum displays a gallery of Roman, Egyptian, European and Native American art, as well as spectacular outdoor sculpture gardens.
Arts and culture - Arts and culture enthusiasts, will love the local live performances at The Kauffman Center for Performing Arts, The Brookside Art Fair and The Midland Theater among other places.
Shopping and dining - The City Market is one of the best places to go shopping for fresh produce and homemade goods. Not to forget that only in Kansas City can you get the best barbecue of your life.
Finding Independent Living in Kansas City
Our senior living advisors will work with you to find the best possible independent living arrangement in Kansas City. Schedule an appointment with us for a free consultation.