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Independent Living Communities in Houston, TX

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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Houston, TX advisors have helped 18110 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 298 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1550 to $80370 per month.

Houston is a magnificent city located in Harris county near the Gulf of Mexico in Texas. Renowned for being the fourth largest city in the United States, Houston is a city that lives up to that renown with exceptional culture, dining, arts, shopping, recreation, and more. It is a city where you can find extraordinary shopping at the Galleria and see actual spacecraft launch at the NASA Mission Control Center. Independent living in Houston allows you to enjoy all of these wondrous attractions, while feeling secure about your health and well being. While living in an independent retirement community in Houston, you will always feel comfortable that good friends are nearby and that the nearby Texas Medical Center offers some of the best medical services in the world.

Senior housing types in Houston, TX

  • The Village of River Oaks (Opening Fall 2017)
    The Village of River Oaks (Opening Fall 2017)
    1015 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019
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    The Village of River Oaks will be an active independent living retirement community, along with Assisted Living & Memory Care located in beautiful River Oaks. With an exceptional location, our residents will enjoy the convenience to fine area restaurants, nearby River Oaks Center shopping and to...

  • Brookdale West University
    Brookdale West University
    5151 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005
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    Brookdale West University offers impeccable independent senior living in Houston, Texas, just south of Memorial Park. We are close to all the cultural, dining and entertainment options that Houston has to offer, and our recreational programs take advantage of all the opportunities we have. We...

  • The Forum at Memorial Woods
    The Forum at Memorial Woods
    777 North Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77024
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    The Forum at Memorial Woods, offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care and Nursing Care, is an independent full-service community with luxury high rise apartments, which include spectacular views of the city skylines. Independent Living In independent living, ideal for seniors...

  • Brookdale Galleria
    Brookdale Galleria
    2929 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX 77056
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    Brookdale Galleria is a senior community in Houston, Texas. We are conveniently located near Interstate 610 and a short drive from Centre at Post Oak with an abundance of shopping and dining. Houston is one of the largest cities in Texas and offers an abundance of amenities with southern hospitality...

  • Overture Tanglewood
    Overture Tanglewood
    504 Bering Dr, Houston, TX 77057
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    Welcome to a world of designer living, resort amenities and complete freedom. Active adult living at its finest, leasing allows for care free living. Your new home will expand to 15,000 sqft living and entertaining space; infinity pool, court yards, dog park, gym, winetasting lounge, media room,...

  • The Village of Tanglewood
    The Village of Tanglewood
    1600 Augusta Drive, Houston, TX 77057
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    Providing excellent service, a professional approach and a willingness to go the extra mile every day allows our team to surpass other retirement communities.' Located in a distinctive neighborhood, The Village of Tanglewood is a five story mid-rise community with easy access to theaters, the arts...

  • Treemont Retirement Community
    Treemont Retirement Community
    2501 Westerland Drive, Houston, TX 77063
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    Treemont Retirement Community is Houston's 'Retirement Tradition,' with long-tenured staff and a warm, friendly environment. Treemont's Christmas Move-In Special promotion is: Move in by Christmas and we will move you and set up a decorated tree. Experience the warmth of Christmas at Treemont. Call...

  • Brookdale Memorial City
    Brookdale Memorial City
    11900 Barryknoll Lane, Houston, TX 77024
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    Brookdale Memorial City is comfortably nestled in an upscale neighborhood on the west side of Houston, Texas. Houston is home to a wide variety of restaurants, festivals and other entertainments, all of which are regularly enjoyed by our residents. Our community is located across the street from...

  • Lone Star Living
    Lone Star Living
    10680 Westbrae Pkwy, Houston, TX 77031
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    Westbrae Court is an affordable all-inclusive retirement community, conveniently located minutes from shops, restaurants, hospitals and various Jewish synagogues. We offer a variety of amenities to simplify your life, including 3 chef-prepared meals daily, a brand new 200 foot dog run, library,...

  • The Abbey at Westminster Plaza
    The Abbey at Westminster Plaza
    2855 Westminster Plaza Dr, Houston, TX 77082
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    The Abbey at Westminster Plaza is privately owned and operated by a Texas family with over 60 years of industry experience. Our Senior Living Community offers spacious 55+ Luxury Independent Living apartments designed to suit your lifestyle so you can finally focus on the things you love! With easy...

  • Tarrytowne Estates
    Tarrytowne Estates
    1815 Enclave Pkwy, Houston, TX 77077
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    The current plans at Tarrrytowne is to make it a flagship property. Our grounds are being meticulously landscaped; the main building is being remodeled with new lighting fixtures, carpet, and furniture. The apartments are being redesigned with recessed lighting, kitchen islands, new showers, sinks...

  • Village on the Park at Steeplechase
    Village on the Park at Steeplechase
    12102 Steeple Way Blvd, Houston, TX 77065
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    Embark on the best years of your life at Village on the Park. Enjoy active senior living at its finest and discover active senior living at its finest! Our convenient location in Northwest Houston is within easy reach from downtown Houston, Galleria and the 290 corridor. Imagine a spacious...

Who Needs Independent Living

Seniors often choose independent living in Houston because it is an ideal place to shed most of the responsibilities of home ownership while still maintaining an independent and healthy lifestyle. Retirement communities provide critical amenities such as food preparation and transportation to individuals and couples alike. These communities are commonly home-like settings where supportive staff members and the wonderful southern Texas weather combine to create a wonderful place to live.

What to Expect

Most independent living communities in Houston offer the following amenities and services:

  • Transportation assistance
  • Convenient access to plentiful public transportation
  • Social activities and events
  • Planned outings to local attractions and services
  • Pet friendly housing and policies
  • Meal plans available if desired
  • Exercise program designed specifically for seniors

In Houston 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 Houston

Houston offers a plethora of activities for active seniors to enjoy, including all of the following:

Arts – Houston isn't quite New York City, but it does have a world class arts community. Seniors can enjoy live opera at the Houston Opera House, elegant dancing at the Houston Ballet, and exceptional classical music at the Houston Symphony Orchestra.

Bayport Cruise Terminal – If you are a fan of cruises, than Houston is an ideal city for independent living. The Bayport Cruise Terminal is the port of call for both Princess Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line. It is the perfect place to depart from if you want to explore the Caribbean or even visit Europe.

Museum District – The Museum District in Houston has half a dozen exhibits, though admittedly only five of them are museums. The sixth location is the Houston Zoo, which is a world class example of an animal sanctuary.

Sports – Between Minute Maid Park, Toyota Center, and NRG Stadium, you can enjoy live professional sports every month of the year. Sports fans are energetic in Houston and love their teams, which means there will always be plenty of people to share your love of sports with.

Finding Independent Living in Houston

If you want to enjoy living in a socially and physically active independent living community, the warm weather city of Houston is an ideal choice. Contact us today for a free consultation and Senior Living Advisors will guide you through the process of finding the perfect independent living community to suit your physical needs, social needs, and your budgetary needs.