Benefits of a Continuing Care Retirement Community
If you want to make the most of your retirement, look no further than a CCRC. These continuing care retirement communities give you the chance to invest in your present — and your future. Because there are multiple levels of care on a single campus, you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that even if your healthcare needs change down the road, your address can likely stay the same.
But the benefits don’t stop there.
Four of the Top Reasons to Choose A CCRC
1. You know peace of mind is priceless.
When you move into a CCRC, you’re making an investment in your future. If something should happen and your healthcare needs increase over the next 10 or 20 years, living in a community like this means that you likely won’t have to move again to get the quality care you need. You can stay right where you are, with the friends, amenities and activities you enjoy most, and still have access to top-notch care.
2. You’re ready to let someone else handle the chores.
Let’s face it. We all want someone else to take care of the dirty dishes, the piles of laundry and the yard work every once in a while. But what if you didn’t have to worry about chores… ever again? It may sound like a dream, but when you live in a CCRC, that dream becomes a reality. Our team handles everything from cooking and cleaning to laundry and housekeeping so you can spend more time doing what you love.
3. Upgrading your activities calendar sounds like just what you need.
Even if you like your routine, nobody wants to do the same thing over and over again without shaking it up every once in a while. And you’re a lifelong learner. You want to keep growing. Fortunately, each of our CCRCs has its own unique calendar of events full of things like fitness classes, dance lessons, ice cream socials, happy hours and educational workshops so you can easily spend your days learning something new and exciting. We even have evidence-based programs like B-Fit and Ageless Spirit designed to help you live the life you want.
4. You love the idea of making more social connections.
If you feel a little lonely at home sometimes, you’re going to love living in a CCRC. Often people feel like they lose some of their social connections when they retire, but moving into a community gives you countless opportunities to make new friends and meet people who share your same interests and passions. And with all kinds of planned activities, excursions and social events, you could just meet your new best friend right here!
Enjoy Signature Programs Designed to Keep You Happy and Healthy
If you want to live your best life, the kind that leaves you feeling physically strong, mentally sharp and emotionally and spiritually fulfilled, you’ve come to the right place. Because we want you to be able to invest in all aspects of health, we’ve developed Optimum Life®.
It’s not a program — it’s the foundation of how we approach wellness.
Living an Optimum Life means you feel empowered to make choices that give you meaning. It’s about prioritizing your health and well-being, from physical fitness to social activity and everything in between. The better you feel, the more likely you are to pursue the retirement of your dreams.
And isn’t that what it’s all about?
Fitness isn’t only for your body—it’s critical for your mind too. Our Brain Fit program is a holistic approach that provides education on how you can live a brain-healthy lifestyle as well as opportunities for you to form new connections in the brain. We also provide a fun, mental fitness workout on a weekly basis.
We are rewiring aging to help you stay connected to those you love and to the world through our technology solutions. Explore interests and be challenged with new learning through technology offerings such as iPads, Apple TVs, computer labs, virtual reality and voice-assisted devices.
My Life Story
Your unique story has made you who you are today. Through our storytelling program, My Life Story, you can share your unique perspective and valuable wisdom, all while learning about others’ life stories and building friendships.
To help you stay physically fit, our B-Fit exercise program encompasses the latest research and guidelines to give you a fun, stimulating and social exercise experience. Eight different class options promise to keep the experience fresh and engaging.
Your spiritual experience matters to us. That is why we created The Ageless Spirit, an award-winning program designed to express simple but powerful practices like kindness, gratitude, joy, appreciating nature, connectedness, and celebrating aging.
Come See For Yourself
Brookdale’s CCRCs give you a place to live, play and enjoy the quality care you deserve with peace of mind knowing you can likely stay in the same community even if your healthcare needs change in the future.