Connecting Families to Senior Care
Call a Senior Living Advisor
(866) 344-4044

What are 55 + Senior Apartments?

Senior apartment communities are tailored to the needs of active adults over age 55. Senior 55 plus communities often feature amenities such as golf, swimming pools, tennis courts, and fitness centers to attract the older adults who want a low maintenance lifestyle. Most community fees include utilities, landscaping services, home maintenance services and security. Senior apartments do not offer the type of personal care services that assisted living communities and memory care facilities provide.

Read Our Latest Aging and Health News

Ari Seth Cohen’s documentary film version of his Advanced Style blog is now in theaters and celebrates the bold, stylish women of New York City who are over the age of 60. Learn more about why you should see this inspiring film.  Ari Seth Cohen has a great affinity for aging women. He was very...More

Joan Lunden’s Camp Reveille offers attendees four days and three nights to “try new things,” “discover new inspiration” and “escape from hectic life.”  A Place for Mom’s Director of Communications, Tracey Fitzgerald, brought back the following tips from the panel discussion, “Age...More

It can be a difficult moment when you come to realize that your mom or dad needs senior care in a setting like assisted living. Just as our parents kept us safe, sheltered and secure when we needed it – there comes a time when we’re called upon to return this same love to our parents.  Some of us...More

Besides the intrinsic rewards of helping others, volunteering promotes good physical and mental health and helps seniors pursue their passions in retirement. When self-described “little old woman” Maggie Kuhn was forced to retire in 1970, she decided to use her unanticipated free time to found the...More

Have Questions?

FREE help is available!
Please enter a location.
Please enter the desired housing/care type.

Call toll-free:
(866) 344-4044
8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Please wait
while we process your request...