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Independent Living Communities in 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 in Buffalo, NY

  • Bristolwood Senior Living Community
    Bristolwood Senior Living Community
    433 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209
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    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.

  • 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...

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.