4 Benefits of Living in a Retirement Community

August 25, 2017

1. It’s easy to make new friends. When you reach a certain age, making new friends can be a struggle because you can’t rely on school or work to meet people. At a retirement community like Piedmont Crossing, however, you immediately become a part of a welcoming community of seniors.

2. There are a variety of activities and social events. Residents at a retirement community like Piedmont Crossing have many great opportunities at their doorstep: exercise classes, visiting entertainers, group outings, volunteer opportunities, movie nights, games, clubs for all sorts of hobbies.  If you’re bored, you have no one to blame but yourself!

3. No cooking, housework, or property upkeep required! Homeownership comes with so many taxing chores and responsibilities: mowing the lawn, cleaning, shoveling snow, raking leaves, etc. One of the most delightful benefits of living in a retirement community is that you won’t have to worry about these tasks anymore. You don’t even have to cook your own meals. At Piedmont Crossing, residents can dine in the Hearth Dining Room or take advantage of the many outings to local resturants.

3. Healthy living is accessible. Taking care of one’s body and staying in good health becomes more difficult as we age. Luckily, retirement communities offer services that make it easy to embrace healthy living. There are healthy diet options, exercise classes, and staff members dedicated to serving residents’ health and wellness needs.

4. Medical services are offered. Living alone in your later years can be stressful, especially if you have certain health concerns. The emergency response systems and reliable staff members at Piedmont Crossing will help you feel safe and secure. You’ll cherish the peace of mind you have after moving into your new home.

To learn more benefits about retirement living at Piedmont Crossing, call Blair at 336-474-3605.