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  • 300 Points

    2206 Blue Cypress Dr
    Richardson, TX 75082
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    525 Birch Ln
    Richardson, TX 75081
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    619 Wentworth Dr
    Richardson, TX 75081
  • Julia  Chubarov, Owner 200 Points

    Twin Rivers Senior Living
    201 S. Glenville Drive
    Richardson, TX 75081
  • 120 Points

    600 W. Arapaho Road
    Richardson, TX 75080
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    3304 Blue Bell Pl
    Richardson, TX 75082
  • 179 N. Plano Rd.
    Richardson, TX 75081
  • 431 Fieldwood Drive
    Richardson, TX 75081
  • 406 Fieldwood Dr
    Richardson, TX 75081
  • 2212 Bluebonnet Dr
    Richardson, TX 75082
  • 300 Points

    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3400 Remington Dr
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    7109 Falcon Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    5013 Sparrows Point Dr
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    2104 Merksem Ct
    Plano, TX 75025
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3320 Canoncita Ln
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    2916 Chalfont Ln
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3453 Hearst Castle Way
    Plano, TX 75025
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    6500 Geneseo Cir
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    1525 Aylesbury Ln
    Plano, TX 75075
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    2101 Diane Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3109 Phaeton Ct
    Plano, TX 75023
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3401 Premier Drive
    Plano, TX 75023
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3401 Premier Drive Apt 202
    Plano, TX 75023
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    9620 Bull Creek Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
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    3200 Appalachian Way
    Plano, TX 75075
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    3417 Cross Bond Road
    Plano, TX 75023
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    3401 Premier Drive Apt 202
    Plano, TX 75023
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    1940 W Spring Creek Pkwy
    Plano, TX 75023
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    2000 West Spring Creek Parkway
    Plano, TX 75023
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    3814 Timberlake Dr
    Plano, TX 75023
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    2900 Jacobson Drive
    Plano, TX 75025
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    2104 Merksem Ct
    Plano, TX 75025
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    2609 Webster Dr
    Plano, TX 75075
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    3905 American Drive Ofc
    Plano, TX 75075
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    3905 American Drive Ofc
    Plano, TX 75075
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    3905 American Drive Ofc
    Plano, TX 75075
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    3905 American Drive Ofc
    Plano, TX 75075
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    1608 L Ave
    Plano, TX 75074
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    Distance: 5.26 mi
    1608 L Avenue
    Plano, TX 75074
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    3700 Grifbrick Dr
    Plano, TX 75075
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    2129 Bay Hill Drive
    Plano, TX 75023
  • Distance: 5.26 mi
    4800 West Parker Road
    Plano, TX 75075
  • 300 Points

    Distance: 5.81 mi
    1817 Royal Crest Dr
    Garland, TX 75043
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    Distance: 5.81 mi
    1201 Cardigan St
    Garland, TX 75040
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    Distance: 5.81 mi
    2013 Westshore Dr
    Garland, TX 75043
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    Distance: 5.81 mi
    5414 Vineridge Pl
    Garland, TX 75044
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    1201 High Grove Drive
    Garland, TX 75041
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    321 North Shiloh Road
    Garland, TX 75042
  • Distance: 5.81 mi
    2909 Clover Valley
    Garland, TX 75043
  • Distance: 5.81 mi
    4110 Upland Way
    Garland, TX 75042

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:
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