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18644 (2) (1.52 mi)
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18704 (3) (4.18 mi)
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  • The Laurels Assisted Living

    80 Wyoming Avenue
    Wyoming, PA 18644
  • Westview Manor

    80 Wyoming Avenue
    Wyoming, PA 18644
  • Garden Village Apartments - West Pittston, PA

    Distance: 2.68 mi
    Fremont St
    Pittston, PA 18643
  • 100 Points

    B'Nai B'Rith Apartments

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    61 E Northampton St
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
  • 10 Points

    Lpl Financial Services - Demichele Edward- Yurek Timothy J- John Antho

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    100 Baltimore Drive
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
  • Heritage House

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    80 East Northampton Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
  • Highland Point

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    4 Wildflower Drive
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
  • Interfaith Heights Apartments

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    Coal St
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
  • L P L Financial Services

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    620 Baltimore Drive
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
  • Little Flower Manor Of The Diocese Of Scranton

    Distance: 3.5 mi
    200 South Meade Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
  • Daniel J Flood Tower

    Distance: 4.63 mi
    230 Wyoming Ave
    Kingston, PA 18704
  • 100 Points

    Temple Apartments

    Distance: 5.03 mi
    5 Heisz St
    Edwardsville, PA 18704
  • Hilltop Apartments

    Distance: 5.03 mi
    Roosevelt St
    Edwardsville, PA 18704
  • The Laurels At Old Forge

    Distance: 6.72 mi
    246 South Main Street
    Old Forge, PA 18518
  • Mountainside Manor

    Distance: 6.74 mi
    Tunkhannock Highway
    Dallas, PA 18612
  • Sullivan Place Apartments

    Distance: 6.75 mi
    100 Claymont Ave
    Hanover Township, PA 18706
  • Winchester L.T.C. Consulting

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1635 Sutton Road
    Shavertown, PA 18708
  • Franklin Towers

    Distance: 9.22 mi
    108 Chestnut St
    Sugar Notch, PA 18706
  • 100 Points


    Distance: 10.57 mi
    3500 Meadow Run Rd
    Bear Creek Township, PA 18702
  • Allied Terrace

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    Morgan Highway
    Scranton, PA 18503
  • Delaware Tower Apartments

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    100 Smallacombe Dr
    Scranton, PA 18508
  • Geneva House

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    Adams Ave
    Scranton, PA 18503
  • Geneva House - Superintendent

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    323 Adams Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18503
  • Goodwill Neighborhood Residences

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    600 Beech St
    Scranton, PA 18505
  • Harrison House

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    712 Harrison Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18510
  • Jackson Heights

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    Jackson St
    Scranton, PA 18504
  • Keystone Place Apartments

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    101 Smallacombe Dr
    Scranton, PA 18508
  • Lutherwood

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    1 Lake Scranton Road
    Scranton, PA 18505
  • Northeast Apartments

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    101 Smallacombe Dr
    Scranton, PA 18508
  • Outlook Pointe at Scranton

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    819 Jefferson Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18510
  • -10 Points

    Pennswood Manor Assisted Living Community

    Distance: 11.29 mi
    929 Cedar Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18505
  • East Side Apartments

    Distance: 11.39 mi
    E Washington St
    Nanticoke, PA 18634
  • 300 Points

    Bedford Tower Apartments

    Distance: 13.93 mi
    400 Bedford St
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411
  • Coldwell Banker Town & Country Properties

    Distance: 13.93 mi
    651 Northern Boulevard
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411
  • Keystone Place Apartments

    Distance: 16.23 mi
    375 Main St
    Dickson City, PA 18519
  • Blakely Housing

    Distance: 17.17 mi
    Railroad Ave
    Blakely, PA 18452
  • 100 Points

    Lithia Valley Manor

    Distance: 17.59 mi
    1042 Lithia Valley Rd
    Factoryville, PA 18419
  • Lackawanna County Health Care Center

    Distance: 17.8 mi
    Terrace Drive
    Peckville, PA 18452
  • Outlook Pointe At Mid Valley Treasures

    Distance: 17.8 mi
    Sturges Road
    Peckville, PA 18452
  • The Laurels At Mid Valley

    Distance: 17.8 mi
    85 Sturges Road
    Peckville, PA 18452
  • Providence Place Retirement Community, Drums (Hazleton), PA 210 Points

    Providence Place Retirement Community, Drums (Hazleton), PA

    Providence Place
    Distance: 21.87 mi
    149 South Hunter Highway
    Drums, PA 18222
  • Conyngham Care Ctr

    Distance: 21.87 mi
    63 S Hunter Hwy
    Drums, PA 18222
  • Sunny Knoll

    Distance: 21.87 mi
    11 Pecora Road
    Drums, PA 18222
  • 200 Points

    Johnson's Personal Care Home

    Distance: 22.38 mi
    897 Hobbie Rd
    Wapwallopen, PA 18660
  • Woodview Terrace Prsnl Care

    Distance: 23.69 mi
    803 Carlton Rd
    Tobyhanna, PA 18466
  • 10 Points

    Saint Luke Village

    Distance: 25.43 mi
    1000 Stacie Drive Frnt
    Hazleton, PA 18201
  • Davis Manor-South

    Distance: 25.43 mi
    126 North Church Street
    Hazleton, PA 18201
  • The Laurels

    Distance: 25.43 mi
    23 Faith Drive Apt 324
    Hazleton, PA 18202
  • Berwick Retirement Village

    Distance: 27.19 mi
    801 East 16th Street
    Berwick, PA 18603

Retirement Communities Info

Retirement Communities Summary:
A retirement community is a living arrangement designed to accommodate adults age 55 years of age or older who are still able to care for themselves. While each retirement community has its own perks, many of these offer 24-hour staff located within the complex, housekeeping services, and planned activities for residents. The services provided depend on the individual needs, mobility, and health of each person. There are different retirement communities that cater to different groups of retirees and different income levels.

Retirement communities come in many forms that include apartment or condo style living arrangements, stand alone house styles, and even communities composed of single home units. Some are set up like gated communities. There is such a great demand for some facilities that they use a lottery type system to choose residents for available units.

While most retirement communities are designed for seniors with limited health problems that do not interfere with independent daily functioning, most offer onsite staff around the clock to help respond to emergency situations. Some facilities allow the hiring of in-home health care, while others do not. Newer specialty communities will offer moves to higher levels of care as needed by the residents.

Retirement Communities Specialties:

Retirement Communities offer various levels of care to their residents that expand as client needs change. Independent living, assisted living, special care or memory care, and skilled nursing are available in the same campus at many communities. A substantial entrance fee followed by monthly fees based on services are required for these types of retirement communities.

Procedures and Treatments:

While retirement communities do not offer medical services or assisted living, they often provide activities and special facilities, such as tennis courts, golf courses, swimming pools, fitness centers, and more. Planned group activities and exercises may include arts and crafts, continuing education, aerobics, yoga, and others.

Retirement Communities Profession Details:

Retirement communities vary by cost and services offered. However, they are typically designed specifically for seniors. Living spaces may be smaller and maintenance, yard work, and possibly housekeeping, services are provided. Applicants to retirement communities must meet age requirements, be partially or fully retired depending on the specific community, and be able to care for themselves independently and without assistance.

Retirement Communities Associations:

National Active Retirement Association, American Seniors Housing Association, American Association of Retirement Communities.

Retirement Communities FAQs:

Do retirement communities offer medical services?
Typically, retirement communities do not offer medical services on site. However, 24-hour staff can help contact medical personnel in case of an emergency situation. There may also be transportation options to nearby medical care.

Are retirement communities expensive?
The cost of living in a retirement community varies widely depending on the facility, type of housing, and amenities offered. However, there are subsidized senior housing options for low income individuals.

What types of retirement communities are there?
Some of the retirement communities include:

Active adult communities: May provide activities and promote active lifestyle
Continuing care communities: May provide independent, assisted living, or nursing care facilities.
Assisted living communities: Provide supervision and assistance with everyday activities.
Non-institutional communities: May encourage family involvement.
Hospice communities: Provide comfortable facilities for terminally ill seniors.

How does a person choose which retirement community is best suited to them?
The best retirement community facility is one suited to your individual needs. You should determine where you want to live (type of climate, proximately to family members), your current health requirements, your activity level, budget, and what extra services you want included (meals, transportation, security). Then find a retirement community in the city and state that you would like to live.

What are the benefits of a retirement community?
Most retirement communities have open floor plans and easy accessibility for those with limited mobility. Retirement communities are maintenance free; you don' have to cook, clean, or worry about repairs or maintenance to appliances. Retirement communities have age specific activities and many other residents who share the same interests. Safety and security is of high priority to retirement communities.

Who shouldn't consider residing at a retirement community?
Retirees and seniors who require extensive care should not consider a retirement community. Often, these facilities cannot offer the proper level of care.

What is the difference between a retirement community and a nursing home?
A retirement community offers flexible living options for retirees who want to keep their independence but who also want to live maintenance free. A nursing home is for seniors who have serious or chronic health issues that require a great deal of care.

What are some services available at a retirement community?
Extra services include meal service, laundry service, pools and recreational facilities, library, games room, pharmacy and physician services. Public transportation (private buses) is usually offered to drive seniors to local shopping centers, churches, or other places.

Retirement Communities Related Terms:
seniors, geriatric care, independent living, assisted living, nursing homes, hospices, home-care, terminally ill, Alzheimer's disease, maintenance free, active living, housing options, over-50 retirement communities, over-60 retirement communities, retirement homes, senior housing, active adult communities, continuing care retirement community.