Making The Most Of Your Transition To Continuing Care Retirement Communities

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The transition from living independently to living in continuing care retirement communities can be an adjustment for  both you and your loved one. Learn how to make this a rewarding experience.

Be Social
There are so many opportunities to meet people and make new friends. Attending the daily activities,  events and entertainment as well as  enjoying your meals in the dining room are great ways to meet people who share similar interests.

Customize Your Room
Personalize your apartment with photos, furniture and other items that have meaning to you to make the space feel like home.

Get To Know The Staff
Staff members at continuing care retirement communities go out of their way to make residents feel warm and welcome. They can also provide tips about which upcoming events to attend and which residents you may feel most comfortable socializing with.

Choose Wisely
It’s also important to put a lot of thought into visiting different continuing care retirement communities before deciding which will be the best fit for your or your loved one. Don’t be afraid to ask questions and speak with current residents and family members about their exerience.

 

June 15, 2015 | Posted by CareOne | Filed in Blog | Tags: , ,