Staying active and well-connected are two crucial components of healthy aging. In Delray Beach, FL assisted living communities, it’s easier than ever before for seniors to stay engaged in fun, meaningful activities. Monthly activity calendars provide a variety of options so residents can choose how to spend their day. Read on to find out why monthly activity calendars contribute to the overall well-being of assisted living residents.
Finding events, classes, and activities that are truly accessible can be a challenge. Sometimes a community event sounds enticing, but the activities may not have been designed to accommodate those with limited mobility or cognitive decline. However, at an assisted living community, you can rest assured that every detail has been designed especially with seniors in mind.
There’s something for everyone to enjoy on the monthly activity calendar. Art lovers can find opportunities to express themselves creatively through painting and crafts. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy time in nature during both on-site classes and group outings. Those aiming to improve mobility, balance, and strength can find exercise classes designed uniquely for seniors. Themed dinners, barbeques, games, and live music are other resident favorites that are offered frequently.
Group excursions create a safe, supported environment for residents to explore the surrounding community. Whether it’s checking out a local eatery, event, or beach, you can be sure limited mobility was carefully considered beforehand to ensure everyone has a safe, enjoyable experience.
Opportunities To Make New Friends
Sometimes, friendships form because of proximity; other times it’s due to common interests. In a senior living community, both of these components strengthen bonds between neighbors as they turn acquaintances into dear friends who share daily life together.
Say goodbye to loneliness – there’s always someone to smile with at Delray Beach, FL assisted living communities. Offering both large and small gatherings, seniors with varied social interests and preferences will always feel at home. Every activity is another chance for residents to build deeper connections and make memories together.
No Transportation Needed
Transportation is a common barrier for seniors when it comes to social events. Driving can be especially challenging during dark evenings, long distances, or times of high traffic flow. Public transportation may not have a direct route, be easily accessible, or provide a conveniently timed route to their desired destination. On-demand transportation is not always available and apps used to schedule rides can be confusing for many seniors.
By eliminating the need for transportation, residents are able to enjoy all of their favorite activities without having to travel far from home. Plus, there are no additional fees. Since the cost for activities is typically included in the monthly cost of living, removing the variable of transportation ensures expense is not an obstacle.
At The Arbor at Delray, our team works diligently to ensure each of our residents feels their best. This includes creating opportunities for them to try new things and enjoy time doing the things they already love. We’re proud to serve seniors on the Southeastern Florida coast with the highest levels of excellence.
If you’re wondering what events are happening next at The Arbor at Delray, click here to view our Events Calendar. We hope to see you soon!