When you raised children as a single parent, it was never an easy job but you definitely wouldn’t trade it for anything. The first time you saw your kids, getting through the terrible twos, going with them through kindergarten, getting them through middle and high school, it was all worth it in the end. Especially through hard times because your kids made the hard times worth fighting through and in the end you made it through. Now your kids are on their own and taking care of themselves, and maybe they have kids of their own. Now it’s your time to focus on you and instead of staying at your current location, you’ve decided it’s time to retire to a retirement community. Luckily for you, Tennessee does have a lot of options for you and/ or your family member, or parent.
Now knowing this and finding the options available to you can be quite the difficult task at times, especially when you’re looking for them. It can seem like when you want some results, they don’t show up but when you’re not looking for them, you see them all over. In order to help show you the power of the internet and help with your search, I am going to provide you with some results I found by searching myself.
Location: Pleasant Hill, TN
Now this is the first retirement community on the list and there is a good reason for that. They specialize in independent living and they have resources available for those who choose to live independently. Between an aquatic therapy center they will soon put in, a wellness center they have and other activities seniors can enjoy, this is a good place for people to consider. They have a number of amenities and services for seniors to enjoy and consider as well.
Park Place Senior Living
Location: Hendersonville, TN
This is a community that offers independent living and assisted living for seniors who decide to choose them as their choice. Between fine dining, activities, and many services for you or your loved one to choose from. Between different classes to choose from to bingo nights, to daily living assistance for those who need it, and many other amenities, this is definitely a community to consider.
Appalachian Christian Village
Location: Johnson City, TN
This is a good retirement community for seniors interested in values and the idea of a close community. It offers a number of programs and events for seniors to enjoy, and even has a wellness program for seniors if they choose to participate in it. If you’re unsure, you can schedule a tour and the contact information is also on the website for you if you need it.
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Garden Plaza of Greenbriar Cove
Location: Ooltewah, TN
With this community, you can choose between assisted living and independent living. They offer services like fine dining and other activities for seniors to enjoy, and you can choose a month to month lease if you choose. You can also enjoy other amenities like a fitness center, indoor hot tub and pool, billiard rooms, and many more to enjoy. With this option, you’re sure to enjoy this community.
Rarity Ray – A Retirement Community
Location: Vonore, TN
This beautiful community is another option for seniors to consider and to make it better, it is not far from lakes and rivers. They offer low costs, nearby medical facilities, and a community or country club you can enjoy. The community is gated and there are a number of other amenities you can always enjoy.
Now whether you’re looking for yourself, for a family member, or for a parent, there are many more options than this for you to choose from. This is meant to show you only a few options available for you so you can be inspired to search for yourself if you decide not to use any of these options. Now this is the best time of a senior’s life in some cases so you want to make sure you explore all the services and amenities they offer. You also want to make sure they offer the type of living you or your loved one needs. In the end, I’m confident you will be able to find a perfect fit for your loved one or yourself.
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