Many seniors may say that they would rather stay at home than move into a senior living community. In reality, the quality of life living in a lifelong home may be unhealthy. Without a community of seniors living together, an individual may also face dangerous levels of social isolation and extreme costs of care. It is also essential to make important decisions about your life while you still have complete ability to do so. Here are the 5 benefits of moving into a senior living community sooner than later:
For a lot of Americans, dining is a social experience. Getting older should not limit us from experiencing new things. Being isolated at home can also lead to poor nutrition in food choices, eating frequency, and food quality. Living in a senior community provides opportunities for social interactions while eating. At CaraVita Village, the exceptional dining experience guarantees nutritious food with the choice of set meal times or the option to come and go as you please, just like you did while living in your own home.
Not only will moving into a senior living community offer interaction with dining, but with a multitude of options. At CaraVita Village, you can socialize at the various luxurious amenities such as the pool. Simply taking a walk around the community poses an opportunity to interact with friends and like-minded individuals. CaraVita Village also offers rooming options for living with a roommate in the spacious apartments. Living with a roommate will provide for a more affordable living while also providing a companion to socialize with daily. You never have to feel lonely again!
When living in a senior community, you have better care options and more accessibility to care. Most offer 24/7 nursing options in case of emergencies or medication administration. Various communities provide nursing staff, visiting physicians, medical technicians, and a physical therapist. At CaraVita Village, not only are individuals there for your health care needs, but those individuals genuinely care about our residents. Employees specialize in senior care and have their own connection or reason for caring so deeply.
According to the National Council of Aging, "Every 11 seconds, an older adult is treated in the emergency room for a fall; every 19 minutes, an older adult dies from a fall." The number of senior slip and falls in America is scary enough when loved ones are providing care, residing alone an accident can be fatal. A senior living community has close friends and neighbors to ensure no residents are in danger. There is also attentive and competent staff to protect residents and ensure they are remaining active daily. With a home, there has to be constant maintenance provided that can be dangerous for older adults. Let us ensure that the living space is safe. CaraVita Village takes safety as seriously as we take providing affordability to seniors and their families. With all-inclusive amenities, on-site activities, and various living options, seniors can enjoy their time while saving money at CaraVita Village.
Remaining in control of your future is what everyone wants! Have a plan that takes into consideration various courses of action to prepare you for whatever life may throw your way. If you decide to move into senior living sooner rather than later, you can choose what type of living arrangement you want and not what you need. Moving into a senior living community early will provide you with more of a say in the amenities and aspects of the community you want.
Live your best life and live it with companions who care at CaraVita Village! Live a life of full health and nutrition. Live a life surrounded by friends. Live a safe experience. Live a life where you get to call the shots. For more information on moving into CaraVita Village, contact us.