Who Needs Independent Living
Seniors choose independent living in a Memphis retirement community in order to ensure their health, security, independence, or just to remove the responsibilities and chores of every day life. The variety of amenities offered by independent living communities, ranging from transportation assistance to pet assistance, creates a healthy environment where seniors can focus on enjoying an active lifestyle free of mundane responsibilities. Every community provides a different level of support, allowing you to choose the one that is most complementary to your needs.
What to Expect
Most independent living communities in the city of Memphis offer some or all of the following amenities.
- Customized meal plans
- Social activities and events
- Housekeeping services
- Laundry services
- Transportation assistance
- 24 hour monitored security
- In home care when needed
In Memphis 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 Memphis
Memphis is a place that offers a wide range of activities and attractions perfect for seniors. Here are a few that you may enjoy.
Animal Life – If you enjoy meeting the various animals of the world, the Memphis Zoo has thousands of live creatures that are beautiful and exotic. For a less exotic thrill, but still quite unique, visit the Peabody Hotel where a line of ducks march through the hotel every single day.
Festivals and Celebrations – Memphis is home to a wide variety of annual events and festivals. If you are looking for some great food, you won't want to miss the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest. If you like music, the Beale Street Music Festival is a truly great celebration of music.
Graceland – The home of Elvis Presley is one of the greatest museums in the city of Memphis. In this home turned museum you can see the place where Elvis lived, maintained exactly the way he left it, and also see the huge collection of awards and trophies that the King earned over his illustrious career.
Mud Island River Park – Mud Island River Park is one part museum, one part park, and one part amphitheater. Here you can see a scale model of the Mississippi River, rent a pedal boat for a leisurely trip around the lake, or listen to concerts during the summer concert series.
Finding Independent Living in Memphis
If you are looking to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle, an independent retirement community in Memphis is an ideal solution. Our Senior Living Advisors will provide free consultation on how to choose the community that is the best fit for your personal needs and your budget.