Some independent living communities are associated with Assisted Living and Memory Care options. But many seniors in independent living communities will lead long and healthy lives without the need for additional care.
So, it’s less common for independent living providers to offer an extensive continuum of care.
An onsite dining room with prepared meals allows for a shared dining experience. The more extensive apartment-style facilities have a “hotel” feel.
Residents are involved in organizing social activities that could include card games, board games, arts and crafts, continuing education classes, movie nights, and other social gatherings.