Independent Living Communities near Buffalo, NY

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Active seniors will enjoy independent living retirement communities in Buffalo, New York, the city that is considered the heart of Erie County, New York. The Metro Bus system can make it easy to get downtown and explore Canalside, which is better known as the revitalization of Buffalo's waterfront, or out to the suburbs to explore the various shopping malls and center, while stopping for a bite to eat at one of the great local restaurants. Sports fans know that Buffalo is home to the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, Buffalo Bandits, and the Buffalo Bisons.

Senior housing types near Buffalo, NY

  • Bristolwood Senior Living Community

    Bristolwood Senior Living Community

    433 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our English garden-style apartments located in a quiet neighborhood in Buffalo New York. We are conveniently located near Buffalo's finest historical sights and in the theatre district for those who enjoy arts and entertainment. The structure and lay out of the apartments are designed for...

  • Elderwood Residences at Cheektowaga

    Elderwood Residences at Cheektowaga

    151 Bennett Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14227

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    Elderwood Residences at Cheektowaga, a unique, conveniently located independent living patio home community near Buffalo in Cheektowaga, NY, is designed for seniors age 62 and older who want to enjoy retirement living without the commitment of home ownership. Enjoy the view from the private front...

  • Eagle Crest Senior Village

    Eagle Crest Senior Village

    100 Weiss Avenue, West Seneca, NY 14224

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    Eagle Crest Senior Village is a brand new, 2-story independent senior housing/living community comprised of 90 units with both 1 bedroom and 2 bedrooms available for those 60+ young. Our mission is to provide beautiful, functional living accommodations that encompass the needs and desires of our...

  • Sandra Lane Senior Apartments

    Sandra Lane Senior Apartments

    705 Sandra Lane, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

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    Conveniently located near shopping, our lovely community is in a beautiful wooded setting. We are a 55+ and Pet Friendly Community. ALL UTILITIES ARE INCLUDED!!! Here's what our residents say about Sandra Lane… “There’s always something fun to do!” ~ Mary Snyder “In the last year we’ve made so many...

  • Fayebrooke


    1805 Maple Rd, Williamsville, NY 14221

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    Welcome Home to FayeBrooke Senior Apartments where Lifestyle, Luxury & Location are key! We are Amherst' s premier Retirement Community, offering all the amenities and comforts you desire.. You have a new place to call 'HOME' Choose from our spacious one or two bedroom floor plans.

  • Brompton Heights

    Brompton Heights

    275 Brompton Road, Williamsville, NY 14221

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    Assisted Living For the active senior who seeks to maintain a healthy and enriched lifestyle without the worries of maintaining a home, the Assisted Living services and accommodations at Brompton Heights offer the perfect solution. Our community is more like home than ever before. In addition to...

  • The Fairways at Lancaster

    The Fairways at Lancaster

    5352 Genesee Street, Bowmansville, NY 14026

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    BRAND NEW 55+ ACTIVE ADULT PATIO HOME RENTALS. No HOA fees. One floor living, fully accessible. The Fairways at Lancaster is a pet-friendly, luxury patio home community. All units feature 2 BR/2 FULL baths with an attached one or two car garage. You'll also enjoy a gas fireplace, granite counter...

  • StoneGate of Clarence

    StoneGate of Clarence

    4100 Stonegate Ln, Williamsville, NY 14221

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    StoneGate Apartment Homes is a unique 55 and over community. We are luxury senior apartments in the Williamsville, New York area. Our residents enjoy the privacy of having their own home as well as the enjoyment of daily community activities. StoneGate has both one and two bedroom apartments as well...

  • Brookdale Orchard Glen

    Brookdale Orchard Glen

    6055 Armor Road, Orchard Park, NY 14127

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    Brookdale Orchard Glen is an exceptional independent living community located in historic Orchard Park, New York. As a suburb of Buffalo, Orchard Park is the perfect combination of small town charm and big city living. Founded in the early 1800s, Orchard Park has a rich historical heritage that has...

  • The Amberleigh

    The Amberleigh

    2330 Maple Road, Williamsville, NY 14221

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    Explore new interests at The Amberleigh, where our blend of desired amenities and convenient services offers residents a vibrant lifestyle that encourages health and independence through innovative recreational, educational, health and wellness programs. Our Williamsville, New York, Independent...

  • Creek Bend Heights

    Creek Bend Heights

    25 Buffalo Street, Hamburg, NY 14075

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    Creek Bend Heights has been serving the community of Hamburg, New York since 1975. Located in the heart of the Village of Hamburg, we offer easy access to local stores, pharmacy and restaurants, all within walking distance. Van transportation provided by the Town of Hamburg is also available for...

  • Forestview Active Living 55+

    Forestview Active Living 55+

    3959 Forest Parkway, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

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    Forestview Senior Village is a three-story independent living senior apartment complex for those age 55+ young that opened in January 2010. This 92-unit one and two bedroom senior housing community is an enhanced, yet very affordable alternative. Located in the quiet suburb of Wheatfield within The...

  • Woodlands Senior Village

    Woodlands Senior Village

    3979 Forest Parkway, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

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    For those age 55 plus young, The Woodlands Senior Housing offers gracious one and two bedroom suites in the country setting of Wheatfield, NY. Enjoy the view from your personal patio or catch up with friends and neighbors in the library and community rooms. Beautifully appointed facilities with...

  • Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst

    Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst

    6363 Transit Road, East Amherst, NY 14051

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    Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in Amherst, just northeast of Buffalo, we're situated on beautiful grounds that offer meandering walkways lined with spruce and pine leading to a lily pond. Not only will you enjoy...

  • Vinecroft Retirement Community

    Vinecroft Retirement Community

    5945 Vinecroft Drive, Clarence Center, NY 14032

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    Nestled in beautiful Clarence Center, NY, Vinecroft Retirement Community offers apartment and duplex-style patio homes and is sponsored by Western NY Mennonite Retirement Community, Inc., a nonprofit corporation. Assisted living is also available on the Vinecroft campus. Distinguished from other...

  • Fox Creek Estates

    Fox Creek Estates

    9500 Transit Road, East Amherst, NY 14051

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    Fox Creek Estates is a brand new (built in 2014) community in East Amherst, NY aimed at the growing number of 55+ adults looking for a home without home ownership responsibilities, but who are not yet ready for 'retirement living'. One step inside the 2 story foyer and you know this place is not...

  • Emerald Retirement Residence

    Emerald Retirement Residence

    5807 Ferry St, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1S8

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    We are a brand new retirement residence a stunning hotel converting into a residence. The building may have a new purpose however, the qualified staff that are part of the Emerald team all have years if experience in their field. The residence is bright has all the amenities and is affordable....

  • Stamford Estates

    Stamford Estates

    3900 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, ON L2J 4L8

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    Located in the historic district of Stamford — in the heart of Niagara Falls — you'll love the warmth and elegance of Stamford Estates. You'll also appreciate the convenience of being so close to shopping, health care, restaurants, casinos, golf and other attractions, including many...

  • Villa De Rose Retirement Residence

    Villa De Rose Retirement Residence

    370 Hellems Ave, Welland, ON L3B 0B5

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Celebrate a New Beginning! At Villa De Rose we offer the benefits of both independent and assisted living for retirees. We are committed to providing alternatives that allow our residents the freedom to live as they prefer. When needed, you can be rest assured our trained and professional staff will...

  • St. Charles Village

    St. Charles Village

    30 Nova Crescent, Welland, ON L3C 6P8

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome Home to St. Charles Village - The Way Retirement Should Be! A friendly, vibrate retirement community where the day-to-day chores are taken care of, leaving you more time to enjoy friends and family. We take care of the Cooking, Housekeeping including daily bed making, and our monthly fee...

  • Seneca Pointe

    1187 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca, NY 14224

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Seneca Pointe Located in the heart of West Seneca, Erie County, New York, Seneca Pointe is a senior apartment community for people ages 55 and older, who are looking to live a happy and active lifestyle. On a beautiful day, enjoy a leisurely walk to nearby Market in the Square and the Southgate...

  • Kibler Senior Apartments

    284 Main Street, Tonawanda, NY 14150

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Kibler Senior Apartments is a senior housing community situated in Tonawanda, New York which is found in the Erie County. The property was once a school from 1925 to 1983 before it was renovated to a senior housing community. It houses 74 units and is designed for seniors. The senior housing...

  • River Road Retirement Residence

    4067 River Road, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 3E5

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    River Road Retirement Residence is an assisted living community located in beautiful Niagara Falls, ON. Our warm, welcoming community overlooks the stunning Niagara River Gorge, next to paved walking trails and lush, flower-filled parks. Niagara Falls is a compact, friendly city with modern...

  • Urban Park Towers

    77 Main St, Lockport, NY 14094

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    If you love living in a community with an historic presence, you will love residing with Urban Park Towers located Lockport, Niagara County, New York. Lockport is an historic canal town, just minutes from beautiful and scenic Niagara Falls, New York, the honeymoon capital of the Northeast. Whether...

  • Shorthills Villa Retirement Community

    1532 Pelham Street N, Fonthill, ON L0S 1E3

    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Shorthills Villa Retirement Community is a senior living community located in the beautiful town of Fonthill, Ontario. As a small, welcoming community within a short drive to area restaurants and shops, our location is the ideal choice for anyone that wants privacy, relaxation and comfort....

Who Needs Independent Living

If being free of the responsibilities of owning a home sounds appealing to you, independent living in Buffalo may be right for you. Many seniors need different levels of care, and independent retirement communities offer services and amenities, such as housekeeping and transportation, to keep these seniors as active and independent as possible. Independent living communities in Buffalo focus on health and wellness, but residents are still surrounded by a welcoming atmosphere.

What to Expect

Some of the following amenities may be provided by many independent living communities in Buffalo:

  • Planned outings
  • Concierge services
  • Social activities and events
  • Exercise programs
  • Transportation services
  • In-home care, when needed
  • Meal plans

In Buffalo, independent living communities are also known as retirement communities. Let us help you find the community that best suits your lifestyle needs.

Activities for Seniors in Buffalo

Theater District: Seniors who enjoy a theatrical play or musical will love the Theater District in Buffalo. Shea's Performing Arts Center is centrally located in the heart of the Theater District. Surrounded by several restaurants and lounges, Shea's is the place to see Broadway shows, such as Jersey Boys, Wicked, or even Peter Pan. Have a great meal at the Buffalo Chophouse or Encore, then walk to Shea's. Sometimes various musicians and national recording artists bring their tours to the stage.

Gambling: If you love the thrill of playing slot machines or even table games, downtown Buffalo is the home of the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino. Enjoy playing the latest slot machines or various table games, including blackjack, roulette, or even three card poker. Bingo lovers are not left out of the mix. Several churches, fire halls, or senior centers host several bingo games per week. Get your dabbers ready, and be prepared to win.

Sports: Downtown Buffalo is home to three of Buffalo's sports teams. The First Niagara Center is the home of the National Hockey League's Buffalo Sabres and the National Lacrosse League's Buffalo Bandits. Before or after you take in a Sabres or Bandits game, there is the nearby 716 Sports Bar to check out, or even Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino or Canalside. Just a few blocks away from the First Niagara Center is Coca Cola Field, the home to the International Baseball League's Buffalo Bisons. Watch the game from the comfort of Pettibone's Grille, while enjoying your favorite baseball eats.

Finding Independent Living in Buffalo

Enjoying your retirement actively and socially is important to living a happy and healthy life. Our Senior Living Advisors are standing by to guide you through the process of finding the independent living community in Buffalo that is right for you.