Am I Ready for Retirement Living?
Many people aren’t sure they are ready for retirement living. The following are things to consider as you contemplate making the move to a retirement residence.
Beware of Waiting Too Long
People often put off making the move to a senior home, waiting until something traumatic happens: a spouse passes away or a disability or illness forces a relocation. Unfortunately, time and again, we have witnessed that making a move to retirement living under these scenarios adds incredible stress to an already complicated situation; not only for the incoming resident (who is now dealing with trauma in addition to the move) but also to the family
The Benefits to Moving In
Some seniors have a hard time facing the thought that they are “old enough” to move into a retirement residence. There seems to be a lingering stigma that Retirement Residences are dull places with nothing to do. But Retirement Residences today are not the “nursing homes” of 25 years ago! Move into a senior living facility today and discover the benefits of senior living such as: