People sometimes become less active as they age. It is not unusual to experience some loss of companionship and loneliness. They also get fewer opportunities to meet new people and start to lose loved ones like parents, spouses, siblings, and friends. This situation can be worse for those with disabilities, illnesses, or other problems that keep them homebound.
Concerned friends and family members may be unable to compensate for such loneliness and isolation. After all, they have demands on their busy lives and may live far away from their aging loved ones. Fortunately, our retirement community programs in Norcross, GA, can help you or a loved one remain social. Here are some of the social programs you might want to explore:
Some of the best and most memorable times occur during meals, as residents enjoy delicious and healthy meals in our restaurant-style dining room. Our Sensations dining room offers the following:
- Exciting menu options and chef-prepared meals
- Cheerful team members and attentive tableside service
- Homemade favorites and international cuisines
You can relax and share stories with other residents without worrying about cleaning up. You will enjoy your company just about as much as the tasty food that brought you together.
Celebrations Events & Activities
Being active and socially involved gives you a sense of belonging, with added health benefits. It saves residents from feeling isolated and lonely. Popular social activities and events include the following:
- Movies and TV
- Shopping trips
- Live performances
- Visiting local restaurants
- Arts and crafts
- Guest lectures
Staying socially active can help improve physical, intellectual, and emotional wellness. Overall well-being in these areas is critical to staying healthy as you age.
Dimensions Health and Wellness
One of the most distinctive features of a retirement community is its health and wellness program. Senior wellness programs continue to rise in popularity. Research shows that aging adults who embrace health and wellness as part of their daily lives see significant benefits in quality of life and longevity.
The best retirement community health and wellness programs take a multi-dimensional approach. They create opportunities for residents to improve their overall wellness in all areas, including:
Expressions Concierge Program
Concierge services take the hassle out of daily life and provide convenience. A concierge can handle things like making restaurant reservations, delivering flowers to a friend or family member, and other tasks. The purpose of this service is to make your move stress-free and smooth.
Impressions Housekeeping and Maintenance
Retirement community housekeeping and maintenance services aim to help residents live worry-free lives. You will not need to climb a ladder to dust the ceiling fan or change a light bulb. There will be no more vacuuming, scrubbing floors, or window washing. That will leave you with more time to participate in activities you enjoy.
The retirement community transportation program is a money-saving, life-changing service. It aims to help residents and their loved ones get where they are going right on time and safely. This service is perfect for shopping trips, medical appointments, and dining out.
Life at a retirement community should provide a cozy, home-like atmosphere with the benefits of an active community. Join our community to enjoy our innovative health and wellness programs.