What Is Independent Living?

Last updated on: Friday, 5 May 2023

Independent living is a community designated for older individuals usually 55 or older. These communities have the needs of older individuals in mind, so they are built with ease of access and functionality in mind. Independent living comes in many forms, from apartment complexes to housing developments, and are designed to reduce activities that maybe too taxing for older individuals. Lawncare, laundry, and other services can be provided in these communities to make life easier on their residents. These communities also offer amenities and activities to provide a healthy social atmosphere for its residents.