Why Seniors Like You are Redefining Retirement at The Pavilion

Posted by The Pavilion Senior Living Team on Mar 15, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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Aging is a natural part of life that brings with it a unique set of experiences and challenges. Though all of us have to one day face this, sometimes, it's necessary to get a bit of help with tasks that you could once do easily on your own. As you enter this stage of life, it's important to have support and love from family, friends, and caregivers. Though things in life may be changing, this doesn't have to be something to dread. As you age, certain things may get more difficult, but with the right help and care, you can continue to function independently and enjoy your favorite activities for years to come.

It's reasonable to want to remain independent as long as possible, as independence undoubtedly improves your quality of life. But most seniors also want comfort, quality, and convenience, and many senior living facilities are taking note. Moving out of your home doesn't have to be a negative thing, and it doesn't mean you'll be confined to a small, drab room with nothing to look forward to. Retirement is a new beginning, a time to enjoy life, and a period of growth, and you should not feel resigned to the fate of aging.

Today's independent-minded seniors are looking for lifestyles rich in amenities that match their lifestyles, values, and goals, like:

  • Art and music programs
  • Exercise classes and wellness programs
  • Excellent, nutritious, restaurant-quality food
  • Social events and trips
  • Classes and group discussions
  • Spiritual outlets like church services and Bible studies

So, it's no wonder that retirement homes are changing to adapt to the unique needs of seniors. As senior care facilities become less institutionalized, they are in turn being shaped by the needs of their residences. And as more and more baby boomers are selling their homes and moving into independent living communities, they can rest assured that not only will they get the best amenities, they will also receive the care and help they need for a safe and comfortable retirement. 

Pavilion Senior Living offers so much to seniors who are looking to embrace their retirement. Designed for seniors with a wide range of activity levels, Pavilion encourages independence but provides the support that seniors need to thrive. You can expect a customized service plan that is personalized to work with your needs. Whether you need a little assistance with things now and then, or more help with your day to day tasks, the staff at Pavilion will make sure you have everything you need.

The units at Pavilion are designed with safety and comfort in mind, and residents are treated to engaging activities like journaling and creative writing, strength training, movie clubs, and art classes. The pavilion is proud to offer an authentic community feel, where all residents can be comfortable. You can enjoy a busy, social retirement while feeling close to your neighbors and making new friends. With so much going on, residents can continue to live by their values and enjoy activities from their youth.

As today's baby boomers age, the senior living industry is changing to keep up. No longer is retirement synonymous with nursing homes and bleak, clinical care. No matter what your needs are, Pavilion Senior Living is eager to help you transition into senior living. It's a relief not to have to take care of a home by yourself, and you can rest assured that you will always be surrounded by neighbors and staff who have your well-being in mind. If you're looking for a great place to retire or are simply looking for more information on what Pavilion offers, contact us.

Tags: Social Wellness, Senior Living