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Independent living 8 FAQs About Independent Living Communities Near Chicago

It doesn’t take long for visitors and residents alike to fall in love with Chicago over and over again. Between its Midwestern friendliness, shimmering Lake Michigan, and diverse neighborhoods, the Windy City is hard to beat. It’s no wonder that older adults want to stay near the town and suburbs they love when it’s time to retire. Fortunately, independent living near Chicago gives seniors a taste of the city with luxury amenities and access to wellness resources.

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Assisted living, Floor Plan Options Our Favorite Assisted Living Floor Plans at Summit of Uptown

Springtime is (finally) arriving here in Chicagoland! There’s nothing quite like the excitement of a refreshing change, whether it’s a new meteorological season or a new life season. If you are ready to invest in resort-style assisted living, we are celebrating this exciting change with you.

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Senior Activities, Senior Life, senior-friendly activities Keep it Cool: Senior Friendly Summer Activities

There’s nothing quite like summer in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. It only takes one summer season to remember why we all choose to endure the long winters; the warm temperatures, the blue skies, and even the summer thunderstorms make the snowy winters worth it.

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Understanding Assisted Living 5 Things to Know About Assisted Living in Park Ridge, Illinois

Nearly 20 percent of Park Ridge residents are older than 65, making the quiet Chicago suburb home to a vibrant, robust community of seniors. The Park Ridge Centennial Activity Center and bustling Park Ridge senior living communities offer endless opportunities for seniors to engage and meet new friends and neighbors. First, it’s important to find Park Ridge assisted living that has the flexibility to meet individual needs and expectations. Here are five things to know about assisted living in Park Ridge:

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Summit of Uptown Park Ridge, senior living questions We Answer All Your Questions about Summit of Uptown

The path to senior living can be a difficult and complicated journey. There are many issues and options to consider. Summit of Uptown is here to simplify this process, and help you choose the best senior living option for you. Here, we answer some of the Frequently Asked Questions that may arise.

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Retirement Why Park Ridge, IL is a Great Place to Retire

For some older adults, retirement means relocating south to be near ocean waters and sandy beaches. However, as the Boomer generation ages, they are reinventing what it means to choose an ideal retirement destination. For many Boomers, retiring doesn’t mean packing up and heading south; instead, an ideal retirement means staying near big city amenities and enjoying the diversity of four seasons. If you are looking to retire in the Chicagoland area, Park Ridge offers the convenience and neighborhood atmosphere you’ll love.

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Retirement Why Retiring Near Chicago Is a Good Idea

Chicago ranks among the top 50 places to retire, and many Americans say it is their favorite city. The city boasts a rich history and diverse cultural life, as well as 77 official communities, each with its own distinct vibe and culture. Whether you’re a Chicago resident wondering whether to stay here when you retire, or a newbie contemplating a move to the Windy City, here’s why retiring near Chicago is a great idea.

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Independent living, Senior Living Options, Active Senior Living 6 Amenities You Didn't Know Independent Living Communities Offered

Older adults across America are thriving and blossoming in senior living communities. Right here in the Chicagoland suburbs, seniors can enjoy the perks and benefits of independent living. If you’ve ever been curious about independent living, you may already know that these communities offer spacious apartments and socialization with friendly neighbors. However, these bustling communities may offer many more amenities than you even realized.

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Summit of Uptown Park Ridge, Community News Resident Spotlight: World War II Veteran Don Hurst

Don Hurst joined the United States Army Air Corps in 1944 at the height of World War II, and his wartime service turned out to be more dramatic than he could have imagined.

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Summit of Uptown Park Ridge, Community News Acting and Opera are Twin Passions of Leo Rizzetto

For many years, Leo Rizzetto worked as a court reporter by day. But by night, he transformed into Tevye from “Fiddler on the Roof,” or Joe in “Showboat,” or occasionally even Elvis Presley.

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