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Independent Living Communities in Memphis, TN

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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Memphis, TN advisors have helped 7608 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 161 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $8130 per month.

Enjoy independent living in Memphis, the Shelby county city of Tennessee best known for being the home of Elvis Presley. Between 244 buses and 20 trolleys, traveling around the city of Memphis on public transportation is easy. Just a quick bus or trolley ride can easily get you to the South Main Arts District for eclectic shopping and art exhibits or to the Memphis Riverfront for relaxation in one of the many local parks. Independent living in a retirement community in Memphis allows you to avoid the hassle of home ownership while living in a community that best serves your individual needs.

Senior housing types in Memphis, TN

  • City View Towers
    City View Towers
    256 S Camilla St, Memphis, TN 38104
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    City View Towers are twin high-rise apartments overlooking downtown Memphis, TN. City View is the largest Section-8 community in Tennessee and the one of the best for seniors over the age of 55 to call home. The property has an Elderly designation with HUD and we pride ourselves on our ability to...

  • The Glenmary
    The Glenmary
    1550 North Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112
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    Located near downtown Memphis, in the Evergreen Vollintine Historic District,adjoining the Green Line walking trail. We are just a few blocks from Overton Park, the Memphis Zoo, and the beautiful campus of Rhodes College, and less than five miles to beautiful Harbor Town. The Community is gated,...

  • The Parkview
    The Parkview
    1914 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104
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    The Parkview is located in the heart of Mid-Town Memphis with views of Overton Park. Our apartment-style community offers all of the amenities of a home without the work. Imagine a life without household chores, yard work or home maintenance. Invite guests to a meal, special event or social outing....

  • Highland Terrace at Midtown
    Highland Terrace at Midtown
    366 S Highland St, Memphis, TN 38117
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    If you are tired of spending your retirement working around the house and ready to live a little,then the Terrace is right for you. Here you can come and go as you please enjoying all that the Terrace and Memphis have to offer,yet feel safe and secure surrounded by friends and a friendly,caring...

  • Town Village Audubon Park
    Town Village Audubon Park
    950 Cherry Road, Memphis, TN 38117
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    The team at Town Village can be summed up in one word — dedication. We are committed to providing the highest possible quality services to our residents.' Nestled in a quiet residential area in the heart of East Memphis, Town Village Audubon Park is conveniently located at the corner of Park...

  • Embassy Apartments
    Embassy Apartments
    505 S. Perkins, Memphis, TN 38117
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    The Ideal Solution The Embassy is the answer for those who wish to enjoy the conveniences available in a fine home without the responsibility and expense of maintaining a house and grounds. We offer a prestigious address and friendly, secure sanctuary without the expenses and problems of home...

  • Kennington Pointe
    Kennington Pointe
    6301 Village Grove Dr, Memphis, TN 38115
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    Independent and Assisted Living/Memory Care Options We all want freedom: The freedom to live life to the fullest, to experience the joy of quality time with family and friends, the freedom of choice. A Veritas InCare all-inclusive lifestyle affords residents the freedom to live the life they dream...

  • Kirby Pines Estates
    Kirby Pines Estates
    3535 Kirby Road, Memphis, TN 38115
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    Kirby Pines Retirement Community is an award winning 50-acre life care retirement community located in Memphis, Tennessee. With the incomparable lifestyle and comprehensive life care offered, we offer you a beautiful home, whether it is an Independent Apartment or Garden Home, an Assisted Living...

  • Memphis Towers
    1081 Court Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104
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    Located in the musical capital of the country, Memphis Towers in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee is a low income senior housing community. Monthly rent is based on income for the 296 one-room apartments, allowing all senior applicants a chance to live as independently as they physically can. The...

  • Luther Towers
    274 S Highland St, Memphis, TN 38111
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    Luther Towers is a thirteen story 50+ senior adult living facility with one hundred ninety five units built in 1971. Located near the corner of Central and Highland, Luther Towers is convenient to hospitals, shopping and restaurants. A monthly calendar is delivered to each apartment outlining the...

  • Robinwood Retirement Resort
    Robinwood Retirement Resort
    2795 Kirby Whitten Road, Bartlett, TN 38134
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    Robinwood Retirement Resort is Bartlett's newest independent living community. Robinwood Retirement Resort comprises 142 apartments for adults 55 and over — including studio apartments, one,  two, and three bedroom suites and a variety of floor plans. Robinwood Retirement is an...

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.